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Essay heading: Antigone's Wise Decision
 
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At the end of the play, Antigone dies, but Creon's son and wife kill themselves. Creon is stuck with massive guilt and 3 important people dead.
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Also, Antigone's decision is wise because it shows her unselfishness through her action. Although her deed is wrong in the eyes of the law, it is true in her heart. On page 188, Antigone says, "But I will bury him; and if I must die?I shall lie down with him in death, and I shall be as dear to him as him to me...
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