Why do you think the Chorus claims it is love that "wrench[es] the minds of men to injustice"?
A good answer will include the many faces of love—romantic and erotic love, yes, but also love of law and order, like Creon shows, and love of family above all else, like Antigone shows. Love takes behavior beyond its "normal" boundaries, and can also lead to grief, as the Chorus explores later in the same speech.
What is the difference between Antigone's anticipated death and the death of Tantalus's daughter?
The Chorus claims that the difference is that the daughter of Tantalus was a demigod, but what does this mean? It means that...
Join Now to View Premium Content
GradeSaver provides access to 725 study guide PDFs and quizzes, 4211 literature essays, 1403 sample college application essays, 171 lesson plans, and ad-free surfing in this premium content, “Members Only” section of the site! Membership includes a 10% discount on all editing orders.