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Updated: 1/7/2021
Unknown Story

Storyboard Text

  • Oedipus learns of the prophecy, and in fear of killing Polybus and marrying Merope (adoptive parents and king and queen of Corinth), Oedipus leaves Corinth and heads towards Thebes to prevent it.
  • Exposition
  • Thebes ->
  • Unknowingly at a crossroads on the way to Thebes, meets Laius, and marries Jocasta soon after saving Thebes. He then unknowingly fulfills the prophecy.
  • Rising Action
  • Climax
  • Oedipus figures out that he is Jocasta and Lauis's son. After talking to the man who brought him to Corinth. Jocasta also puts the pieces together.
  • Falling Action
  • jocasta kills herself, and oedipus stabs himself in the eyes so that he is blind
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  • Conclusion
  • creon becomes king and oedipus lives thebes