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Oedipus at Colonus, Sophocles, 401 BC

Sophocles. "Oedipus at Colonus: Episode 4." Trans. E. F. Watling. The Theban Plays. N.p.: Penguin, 1974. 108-11. Print.

What request does Polynices make of his sister Antigone before he leaves?


He asks her to bury him with prayers and rituals if he should die.


He asks her to join his fight for the throne.


He asks her to kill their father after he leaves.


He asks her to kill their brother.


He asks her to get married and carry on their family legacy.

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