Unformatted text preview: 1. Gets Alcestis to die 2. Blames his parents B. "Friendship" & "Nobility" = Civilization; both are very important (Herakles saves Alcestis to reward Admetus for his friendship) C. Death-Altitudes: 1. Inescapable Individual obligation 2. Some Fates are "worse than Death" D. Fortune (Tyche) is fickle (lines 781, 960)...
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- Spring '11
- Greek Mythology, a. b. c., II. BURIAL RITES, A. B. C. Alcestis, Inescapable Individual obligation