oedipus plot

oedipus plot

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  • Exposition 
  • Conflict
  • Rising Action
  • Oedipus is born in Thebes to the King and Queen. 
  •  Climax
  • The king finds out about the prophecy of his own son killing him eventually in the future. 
  • Falling Action 
  • Oedipus is abandoned by his birth parents and was later found and adopted. As an adult he finds out the truth about his origin. 
  • Resolution
  • Oedipus marries and fathers children with his mother. Later, finds out the truth about their relationship.
  • Oedipus gouges his eyes out after finding out the truth of his mother.
  • Oedipus  banishes himself and spends the rest of his life blindly wandering the earth. 
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