What Is Antigone's Death

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The death of Antigone shows the rudeness of the patria and the importance if balance fin one’s life. Antigone, portrayed by a man because women did not have roles in Ancient Greece, lies on the ground clad in white hung by black pant. The white signifies her pure intention in wanting to honor the gods by burying her brother and also represents her alluding to the tomb Creon sentences her stay forever is her marriage bed and that she will marry death. The black pants around her neck working as Antigone’s noose show that even though she honors her brother and the gods by burying him she still disobeys the law which in order to have complete pureness a person must honor both so Antigone needed to stop and submit to Creon after he caught her

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