In literature, a _ is a typical character, an action or a situation that seems to represent such universal patterns of human nature. A _, also known as universal symbol, may be a character, a theme, a symbol or even a setting.
Creon is the tragic character in the play "Antigone". Creon's tragic flaw, hubris, causes his downfall.Creon will not listen to anyone. He is stubborn and his pride is so great, he can not bring himself to acknowledge that he could ever wrong.