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Part 1, Oedipus Rex (Storr Translation)

Language: 
Author: 
Sophocles
Read By: 
Andy Minter (1934-2017), hefyd, Elizabeth Klett, Fr. Richard Zeile of Detroit, Carolyn Frances, Leni, BrianaTheBard, Hannah Dowell, pipsoul, Elizabeth Barr
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Suppliants of all ages are seated round the altar at the palace doors,
at their head a PRIEST OF ZEUS. To them enter OEDIPUS.
OEDIPUS
My children, latest born to Cadmus old,
Why sit ye here as suppli...

Part 2, Oedipus Rex (Storr Translation)

Language: 
Author: 
Sophocles
Read By: 
Andy Minter (1934-2017), hefyd, Elizabeth Klett, Fr. Richard Zeile of Detroit, Carolyn Frances, Leni, BrianaTheBard, Hannah Dowell, pipsoul, Elizabeth Barr
Collection: 
LibriVox

CHORUS
(Str. 1)
My lot be still to lead
The life of innocence and fly
Irreverence in word or deed,
To follow still those laws ordained on high
Whose birthplace is the bright ethereal sky
No mortal bir...