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Symbols are (often abstract) images that represent something more than themselves, such as a dove representing the idea of peace.

Which statement below correctly explains a symbol from Antigone?

A

Polynices' decaying corpse symbolizes the decay of Thebes.

B

Tiresias' physical blindness symbolizes humanity's inability to see the truth.

C

Haemon's brutal suicide symbolizes the brutality of not burying Polynices.

D

Eurydice's suicide symbolizes the destruction of Creon's family.

E

Antigone's punishment of living burial symbolizes her uncle's insult of the gods.

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