Ms. Ives learn to read the tarot and all those incantations? did
Vanessa takes a stroll down memory lane, and shares the story of the Cut-Wife; a powerful witch that taught her how to harness her powers. It doesn't take long for the Cut-Wife to realize Vanessa's gifted. Soon, the evil that pursues her comes knocking at the cottage door.
Showtime has released several photos from
Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3. What's the connection between the Cut-Wife and Evelyn Poole?
Check out the photos below for a peek at what's coming up this Sunday, May 17:
The Cut-Wife Teaches Vanessa - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
The Cut-Wife (Patti LuPone) and Vanessa Ives (Eva Green) discuss the darkness within Ms. Ives. Prepare to meet the woman that taught Vanessa all about the dark arts.
An Honest-To-Goodness Witch - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
This week's flashback installment shows us how Vanessa mastered the tarot, enchantments and more courtesy of a witch known as the Cut-Wife.
The Cut-Wife Protects Vanessa - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Though the Cut-Wife initially tests Vanessa's resolve, she soon becomes fond and fiercely protective of her.
Vanessa and Sir Geoffrey Meet - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Ms. Ives comes across Sir Geoffrey Hawkes (Ronan Vibert) in the woods. Needless to say, their encounter is not a pleasant one.
Vanessa Threatened - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Vanessa feeling threatened, demonstrates to Sir Geoffrey that she's no shrinking violet. Do you think Sir Geoffrey gets the message?
Sir Geoffrey Rides with Evelyn - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Sir Geoffrey Hawkes (Ronan Vibert) is seen here with the wicked Evelyn Poole (Helen McCrory). What is their relationship and is he under some kind of enchantment?
Evelyn Poole's Plan - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Evelyn Poole (Helen McCrory) is present when the cattle begin to drop. What is evil Evelyn up to? Do those cows belong to Sir Geoffrey Hawkes?
Learning the Tarot - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
The Cut-Wife teaches Vanessa how to read the tarot. With her innate abilities, Ms. Ives is probably a very quick study.
The Truth About Vanessa - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
The conversation takes a much darker turn, when the Cut-Wife questions Vanessa about the evil within her.
Unwelcome Visitors - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Vanessa opens the door to find an unwelcome group of visitors. What is their connection to the Cut-Wife?
Evelyn Poole Pays a Visit - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
That's right, Evelyn Poole has been after Vanessa for a long time. Here she is with her coven at the Cut-Wife's doorstep.
Vanessa in Distress - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Judging from this image, things do not go well in the struggle for Vanessa's soul. Does Evelyn Poole win this round? What becomes of the Cut-Wife?
Vanessa Casts An Enchantment - Penny Dreadful Season 2 Episode 3
Is Vanessa casting an enchantment to protect the Cut-Wife's cottage? Will the woman be safe from the Nightcomers from now on?