The Question and Answer section for Antigone is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The main theme in the first Ode would be pride. Creon's pride overcomes his sense of justice when he declare his nephew's body should be left unattended. His pride encourages him to enact laws that go against both moral and family values.
Rather than killing Antigone outright, Creon orders that she be buried alive.
Who does the sentry "bring" before Creon?