This text is part of:
Table of Contents:
 Ah, no! I tremble with fear. Why does no one strike me full on my chest with a two-edged sword?  I am miserable—ah—and bathed in miserable anguish! Messenger
Yes, because you were accused of responsibility for both this son's death, and the other's, by her whose corpse you see. Creon
What was the manner of the violent deed by which she departed? Messenger
 Her own hand struck her to the heart upon learning her son's sharply-lamented fate.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.