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Breaking his law and bragging about it are two things that Creon says anger him about Antigone in "Antigone" by Sophocles (495 B.C.E. - 405 B.C.E.).

Specifically, Theban King Creon finds it offensive that Princess Antigone breaks his law of non-burial of the disloyal Theban. He finds it even more offensive that she has no shame about her civil disobedience. It is a wonder that he does not add the third strike of how offensive she is in her attitude, tone and word choice.

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