Rachel Wrobel

Rachel Wrobel

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Greek Mythology

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  • Hamartia- anger
  • "He said that a band of highwaymen attacked them, Outnumbered them, and overwhelmed the King."
  • King
  • Oedipus
  • "That I should lie with my own mother; And that I should be my father's murderer. I heard all this, and fled. And from that day Corinth to me was only in the stars."
  • Hubris- Oedipus arrogantly thinks he can outrun his fate.
  • "An oracle was reported to Laios once,That his doom would be death at the hands of his own son. His son, born of his flesh and of mine!"
  • Anagnorisis- Oedipus realizes he is the murder.
  • "They said it was Laios' child; But it is your wife who can tell you about that... I was told to get rid of it. It was said that the boy would kill his own father"
  • "For if you are what this man says you are, No man living is more wretched than Oedipus. "
  • "Polybos was not your father."
  • "Ah God! It was true!All the prophecies--Now,I, Oedipus, Oedipus, damned in his birth, in his marriage."
  • Perpipeteia- oedipus realizes he is adopted.
  • "They said it was Laios' child; But it is your wife who can tell you about that."
  • Nemesis- killing his father any marrying his mother.
  • Catharsis- Oedipus blinds himself with Jocasta's brooches.
  • Messenger
  • "The pain of the spikes where I had sight. The flooding pain of memory, never to be gouged out."
  • "You gave me a baby boy to bring up as my own. King Oedipus was once that little child. "
  • "For the King ripped from her gown the golden brooches That were her ornament, and raised them, and plunged them down Straight into his own eyeballs, crying, No more. No more shall you look on the misery about me, The horrors of my own doing!"
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