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Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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Quotes

Quote #7

ELECTRA
Harsh ways are taught by harshness. (621)

Is Electra free of responsibility because of her bad family blood?

Quote #8

AEGISTHUS
Kinship requires some mourning, even of me (1469)

Does Aegisthus really feel compelled to mourn Orestes here? Or is he just "playing the part"?

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