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The Flies

The Flies


by Jean-Paul Sartre

The Flies: The Crowned and the Furies True or False

1. What do the gods like mortals to be? -> Happy
2. Why do Orestes and Electra go to the temple of Apollo? -> To pray for justice
3. Who attacks Electra in her sleep? -> The furies
4. Where does Orestes believe freedom resides? -> In the heart
5. What does Orestes tell the townspeople he wishes to be? -> A king without a kingdom