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Medea

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who retells the story?
the nurse
where did Jason sail too and why
colchis to find the Golden fleece
how did Jason get the fleece
medea fell in love with him and used her powers
where do medea and jason flee too
Lolcus
how does medea help the king?
tricks his enemy's daughter into poisoning his father
Who does Jason intend to marry
Glauces
who is afraid medea is devising a plan?
the nurse
who first tells about the rumor that creon will exile medea and children
the tutor
who fears for the kids and shelters them
the nurse
who does medea wish death on
her whole family
what is the nurses first soliloquy about
wrongness of medea's desire to harm children. Preaches middle of the way life
who reasons with medea not to commit suicide?
the corus
who does medea call upon to sanction jason's death
themis and artemis
who accuses men of being foolish
nurse
what does medea's speech to the chorus address
condemn for too quickly judging and about how womens life sucks
what does madea want to happen to Jason
suffer as much as she is
who comes to the house to banish medea and her children
creon
why does creon banish medea and children
fears she will harm his daughter
what does medea say to creon
she only ever wanted to punish jason but wont if she is allowed to stay
how does medea decide to kill
poison
who does medea call upon to be her accomplice
Hecate
what does the chorus sing about
new world order
when medea tells jason how she feels what does she say
helped him get fleece, abandoned her home, helped kill pelias, he broke vows made in front of zeus
who does jason say is responsible for everything
aphrodite
what does jason offer to do to help medea
write letters to his friends asking for them to take her in
who is sterile
aegeus
what is medea's plan
pretend to agree with jason, ask him to keep sons, children bring glouce a poisons corset, medea kills sons
who brings news that children can stay
tutor
who says creon and glouce are dead
messenger
what happened to glouce's crown
burst into fire
what is the chariot medea is on pulled by
dragon
when does jason say he should have know medea was evil
abandoned her home
what does jason ask for in the end
bury his children