Was Oedipus Responsible For His Fate

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Oedipus the King is one of the best Greek tragedies of the time. One of the only Sophocles play to survive the time as a whole. Oedipus the King gained popularity through its unusual structure, where the action happens before the play takes place, and the audience witnesses Oedipus discover his fate. Which is how he killed his father, became the king with his mother as his queen. The play revolves around how Oedipus is responsible for everything that happens to him. Yet his life can makes his fate hard to believe. The abandoned baby Oedipus, who was sent to death, was spared by the servant and given to a shepherd who then was adopted by the king and queen of Corinth. Oedipus went to the Oracle who told him how he was going to kill his father

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