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Antigone
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  • Antigone, daughter of Oedipus, the late king of Thebes, in defiance of Creon who rules in his stead, resolves to bury her brother Polyneices, slain in his attack on Thebes.
  • GUARD No man, my lord, should make a vow, for if He ever swears he will not do a thing, His afterthoughts belie his first resolve.
  • Ah! what a wrench it is to sacrifice My heart’s resolve; but Fate is ill to fight.

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  • She resolved to never drink again.
  • She never waivered in her resolve to attend a good college.

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