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Why is Creon upset at the opening of scene2?

 

daniel r #207745
Oct 20, 2011 10:55 PM

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Why is Creon upset at the opening of scene2?

Why is Creon upset at the opening of scene2?

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Aslan
Oct 20, 2011 11:20 PM

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Creon is angry because Oedipus has accsed Creon of plotting to kill him. Creon enters, having heard the king accused him of wrongdoing. Oedipus enters and further indicts him as the murderer himself, guilty of crafting a plot against him. Creon mocks Oedipus as “obstinacy without wisdom” .

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