The Circus Animals' Desertion
by William Butler Yeats
When poets refer to other great works, people, and events, it’s usually not accidental. Put on your super-sleuth hat and figure out why.
Literary and Philosophical References:
- Cuchulain (2.18)
- Oisin (2.2)
- The Countess Cathleen (2.10)
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