Theme Of Death In Antigone

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<BR> Death surrounds us all. It is a common reminder of the life we have around us. Death is seen in people, nature, and animal’s everyday. It brings us sadness and pain. It is something that is not easily dealt with and sometimes may seem unjust. It helps us become better people by accepting death and learning from it. <br> In Antigone, she kills herself because she kept her promise and buried Polyneices body. She died for a cause. A cause that she did not need to die for but since Creon did not think. She was forced to die. She did it for what she believed in and to keep her word. <br> If Creon had not been so stubborn Antigone could have very well lived to see another day. But she was left in a vault to die for her cause.
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