Act 2 Of Oedipus The King

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At the end of Act 2, Oedipus starts to uncover the truth about where he came from with the help from the messenger. As the suspense grows to know what will happen after Oedipus comes out of the palace. As the scene closes and Act 3 starts, a messenger came from within the palace to tell the chorus what he saw.
Messenger: The queen is dead. (...) By her own hand. (...) And there we saw the women hanging by the neck, (...) (Oedipus) He rips off her brooches, the long gold pins holding her robe (...) he digs them down the sockers of his eyes (...) (Sophocles 1158-1159)
In addition to what the messenger has said about Oedipus, the climax includes him coming out of the palace blind to show everyone what the messenger has said. Although Oedipus

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