Antigone (Scene 3 and Ode 3 )

What is Haimon’s initial response when his father asks how he feels about the king’s decisions to execute Antigone? He says he supports and obeys his fathers decisions
What does Creon say that men pray for? Creon says that men pray for sons who are attentive and dutiful to their fathers
Why is Creon intent on harshly punishing, even family members, all those who brake the law? Creon believes that his people will not obey or have respect for him if he is lenient with family members
What does Haimon claim is god’s crowning gift to man? The ability to reason
What does Haimon tell king Creon about the people of Thebes allegiance to him? Haimon says that they only obey him out of fear
Whose point, king Creon or Haimon’s does the Choragos support? The Choragos claim that both speaks well
How does the city feel about Antigone’s crime? They don’t view Antigone as a criminal
While Creon is ranting at his son, what does the king threaten to do? Creon threatens to execute Antigone
Describe Creon’s death sentence for Antigone. Creon will have her locked in a stone vault with some provisions of food
According to Ode 3, what is that even the pure immortals cannot escape? Love

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