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My only complaint would be the constant echo of repeating words in the background. Other than that good listen.
"most interesting, most incredible"
Beautifully written, performed, and recorded. I literally cannot get enough of this performance. plus it's creepy AF!
The narration was very hard to follow but I still enjoyed the plot!!! Some parts were confusing, and the voices sounded the same
"Not a bad story"
The actors did try to spice up their characters. More dramatization for me please.
yes, by changing his voice to suit
Yes. To know how he and his daughters made out.
"Haunting and beautiful"
This is a mysterious and haunting audio version. It's basically the soundtrack of a stage production that was done in a highly stylized form some 50 years ago: the actors wore masks and spoke in an "elevated" way, sometimes emphasizing the verse (I believe the translation is by W.B. Yeats), sometimes trailing off into a wail of pain. You can almost imagine you're sitting in one of the great stone amphitheaters of ancient Greece. The tone of it takes some getting used to, but if you let it take hold of you, it's compelling and moving. The closing music, for me, sums up the somber, exalted mood of Greek tragedy better than anything else I've heard.
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