Oedipus, The Unpleasant Truth
By malliyah03, Updated
The scene when Oedipus finds out he was the murderer of his own father and the prophecy was true.
The Chorus is talking to Oedipus about his concern of the city because of the prophecy they have been told.
The Chorus then walks away, leaving Oedipus and Jocasta to talk about Oedipus's concerns.
Jocasta tells a story to Oedipus about a false prophet obtaining to Laius being murdered by the hands of his own son.
Oedipus realizes that what Jocasta is saying, is the same thing he had went through.
Oedipus asks Jocasta from whom did she hear this news, and if he can be fetched to meet.
Jocasta says it was a servant she had sent away, after he saw Oedipus was king, but it is possible to contact him for a meeting.
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