What a misfortunate person Oedipus was!!
If he had lived in China at that time, he would have been sentenced to torture until he died. No one would pity him, especially Confucianists. They would probably thought, “How awful Oedipus was! He shouldn’t exist in the world!” Then, Mencius and Xun Zi would write some essays according to the life of Oedipus to explain the good and evil:
．Mencius: Oedipus was a good person. When he realized what he had done, he didn’t… Continue