Greek Tragedy Line of the Day: Antigone 88

I was rather struck by this line of Ismene in her conversation with her sister, Antigone:
θερμὴν ἐπὶ ψυχροῖσι καρδίαν ἔχεις. (“You have a warm heart for cold deeds”).  

Antigone has just told Ismene to let everyone in the city know that she’s going to disobey Kreon’s order and bury her brother.  Not a bad comeback on Ismene’s part!

ἐν αὐτῷ,
ΜΑΘΠ 

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