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After saving the city of Thebes , oedipus was made King and married queen Jocasta
Even then Oedipus still thinking about the death of previous king Laius
After he asked Tiresias, the blind prophet to help with the investigation Tiresias says "I refuses to tell my vision"which causes Oedipus to accuse Tiresias of taking part of the murder". Tiresias states " You caused the plague Thebes"
After speaking with the prophet he tells Jocasta his prophecy"The prophet told me my fate of killing my father and sleeping with his mother " After stating that Jocasta her late husband's death occurred in a similar match was Oedipus just in " crossroads"
Soon the messenger arrives with the news of Oedipus father" King Polybus has died of old age and no longer become worrisome of your prophecy" when told no worry he finds out that he was given as a gift to the royal family from a shepherd.
The shepherd arrives and immediately refuses to tell what he knows , but eventually tells him " i disobeyed my order to kill the baby of the royal family and i gave it to the messenger" Which makes Oedipus realize he fulfilled his prophecy
Devastated Queen Jocasta kills herself and in fit of grief Oedipus gouges his eyes out and Creon, Queen Jocasta brother completes King Oedipus request and is banished from Thebes
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