Clytaemestra Clytaemestra is the only character to appear in all three plays of the trilogy

Clytaemestra Clytaemestra is the only character to appear in all three plays of the trilogy

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Clytaemestra  Clytaemestra is the only character to appear in all three plays of the trilogy. She  dominates the action of  Agamemnon  but has smaller roles in the other two plays. Many critics  consider Clytaemestra the most impressive and fascinating woman in Greek tragedy. Her most  important characteristic, as pointed out by the watchman in  Agamemnon,  is her "male strength of  heart." She is proud, efficient, shrewd, and strong, and all these traits come into play when,  practically unaided and without arousing suspicion, she plans and carries out a plot to commit  murder. Indeed, Clytaemestra is so confident and so superior to those around her, including  Agamemnon, that she often alludes to her plans more or less openly without fear of being detected.  Clytaemestra is by far the strongest character in the play. This is most clearly demonstrated when, at 
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