Oedipus Rex or Oedipus the King

why did the slave ask to be sent away from the palace when he saw that oedipus was the new rule?

the slave saw who were the murderes of king liaus

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He asked to be sent away because he knew the truth of Oedipus' birth right. He was the shepherd charged with killing Oedipus as an infant but instead had found him a new home. All he wanted to do was go back to the mountains........ he'd saved the baby and yet he hadn't.


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