Later, Oedipus is crowned king of Thebes and marries the queen.
Years pass, during which Oedipus has many children and proves he is worthy of his title.
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When hard times befall the city, a messenger from Apollo states that the curse will be lifted only after the former king’s killer is brought to justice.