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Nikki Towns January 3, 2021 AP English 06.01B Oedipus The King 06.01B Oedipus The King Past Timeline In Thebes, King Laius and Jocasta have a baby boy Apollo’s Oracle of Delphi predicts that the baby will one day kill his father, marry his mother, and having children with his mother Laius and Jocasta pierce and bind their child’s ankles together and abandon him on a mountainside A shepherd finds the baby and takes the pins out of his ankles, giving the baby to a Corinthian messenger The Corinthian messenger knows the King of Corinth does not have a child, so he

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