Sweeney Astray translated by Seamus Heaney (Part III)

Part III
The death of the Mill Hag, Sweeney on the crags, Sweeney meets the mad Briton Alan, Sweeney and the madwoman, Sweeney revisits his wife Eorann,

Sweeney, now utterly feathered, endures the winter. Decides to return home.

Ronan renews Sweeneys madness and Sweeney is pursued by the bouncing heads.


Sweeney Astray translated by Seamus Heaney (Part II)

In Part II:
Sweeney tracked by Lynchseachan
Sweeney alights at the home of his wife Eorann
Sweeney speaks to Lynchseachan
Sweeney returns to his people
Sweeney speaks to the mill hag, falls back into his madness, and flees