Death and the Maiden


  • Paulina Salas — 38 years old
  • Gerardo Escobar — her husband, a lawyer, around forty-five
  • Roberto Miranda — a doctor, around fifty

The time is the present and the place, a country that is probably Chile but could be any country that has given itself a democratic government just after a long period of dictatorship.

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