Agamemnon quotes - part 1

Important Agamemnon quotes and themes they link to - part 1

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  • Agamemnon
    • birth
      • 'memory womb of fury child avenging fury' 156
        • justice/vengeance
          • 'ancient violence long to breed' 755
            • birth
              • 'memory womb of fury child avenging fury' 156
                • justice/vengeance
                  • 'ancient violence long to breed' 755
      • iphegenia
        • 'doom will crush me once I rend my child the glory of my house - a father's hands are stained!' 206-10
        • 'yes he had the heart to sacrifice his daughter' 223-4
        • 'no innocence moves her judges mad for war' 228
          • Trojan war
            • 'all the labour the bed of pain the young are lost forever' 59-60
              • iphegenia
                • 'doom will crush me once I rend my child the glory of my house - a father's hands are stained!' 206-10
                • 'yes he had the heart to sacrifice his daughter' 223-4
                • 'no innocence moves her judges mad for war' 228
                  • Trojan war
                    • 'all the labour the bed of pain the young are lost forever' 59-60
                      • 'all for a woman manned by many' 78
                      • 'pain both ways' 212
                        • 'she came to troy with a dowry death' 405
                        • 'they knew the men they sent but now in place of men ashes and urns come back to every hearth' 431-4
                    • 'her saffron robes pouring over the sand' 237
                    • 'wounding every murderer through with pity' 239
                • 'all for a woman manned by many' 78
                • 'pain both ways' 212
                  • 'she came to troy with a dowry death' 405
                  • 'they knew the men they sent but now in place of men ashes and urns come back to every hearth' 431-4
              • 'her saffron robes pouring over the sand' 237
              • 'wounding every murderer through with pity' 239
            • blood
              • 'the house swam with blood' 728
            • the house
              • 'I cry for the hard times come to this house no longer run like the great place of old' 20-1
              • 'the house and these old stones give them a voice and what a tale they'd tell' 39-40
            • gender
              • 'she manoeuvres like a man' 13
              • 'you treat me like a child you mock me?' 277
              • 'here you have it what a woman has to say' 351-2
              • 'spoken like a man my lady' 354
            • fire
              • 'my burning sign' 317
            • fate
              • ' he slipped his neck in the strap of fate' 217

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