Oedipus Rex


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  • Thebes was struck with the Plague. And people are pleading for King Oedipus' aid.
  • Creon tells Oedipus that if he finds the person who killed Laius, that the curse will be lifted from Thebes.
  • Oedipus
  • Oedipus looks into the past to try and find his family, and realizes that Jocasta was his mother, and that he killed is own father Laius.. This when things started to go wrong.
  • Oedipus accidently strikes his father with a sword, not knowing that was him.
  • Oedipus, and Jocasta, Oedipus's mother had 4 children together. Which is a disgrace.
  • Oedipus
  • Jocasta
  • Jocasta killed herself because she found out she had children with her own son.
  • When Oedipus finds out about his mother and him having children he gouges his eyes out, and then taken out of Thebes.
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