"I was up late, translating Sophocles"
Oedipus and Antigone
Public DomainOedipus and Antigone - Credit: Antoni Brodowski

Sophocles was an ancient Greek playwright. Only seven of his works survive in complete form. Those concerning Oedipus (Oedipus Rex and Oedipus at Colonus) and Antigone are the best known of his tragedies.