Pride : Morality 's Poison
"Pride: Morality 's Poison"
Pride has poisoned mankind for centuries. Today, it is observed in positions of political power, where mankind refuses to step down from a challenge for fear of appearing weak. The theme of pride is also heavily influential in the events that take place in the play written by Sophacles, “Antigone.” As the story goes, two brothers, both sons of Odin, are fighting for their right to the throne as the new King of Thebes. Both men die in battle, and the new King, Creon, decides