Susan Glaspell, TriflesSusan Glaspell, Trifles. What happens in the playWhat section of the play constitutes its rising actionWhat section of the play constitutes its falling actionHow do...

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The story takes place in a farmhouse after a horrific murder.  John Wright has been strangled, and his wife is a suspect.  Henry Peters is the sheriff investigating.  Most of the play is about discovering what happened.

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