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Incest

359. Incest

  1. Amnon ravishes his sister, Tamar. [O.T.: II Samuel 13:14]
  2. Antiochus sexually active with daughter. [Br. Lit.: Pericles ]
  3. Canace Aeoluss daughter; committed suicide after relations with brother. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 49]
  4. Cenci, Count Francesco old libertine ravishes his daughter Beatrice. [Br. Lit.: Shelley The Cenci, Magill I, 131]
  5. Clymenus Arcadian who violated his daughter, Harpalyce. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 65]
  6. Compson, Quentin his only passion is for his sister Candace. [Am. Lit.: Faulkner The Sound and the Fury in Magill I, 917]
  7. Electra bore great, passionate love for father, Agamemnon. [Gk. Myth.: Zimmerman, 92; Gk. Lit.: Electra, Orestes ]
  8. Engstrand, Regina Oswalds half-sister and chosen lover. [Nor. Lit.: Ghosts ]
  9. Giovanni and Annabella brother-sister romance. [Br. Lit.: Tis Pity Shes a Whore ]
  10. Harpalyce bears child by father, Clymenus. [Gk. Myth.: Howe, 114]
  11. Jocasta unknowingly marries her son, Oedipus. [Gk. Lit.: Oedipus Rex ]
  12. Judah unknowingly has relations with daughter-in-law. [O.T.: Genesis 38:1518]
  13. Lot impregnates his two daughters. [O.T.: Genesis 19:36]
  14. Myrrha mother of Adonis; daughter of Adoniss father. [Gk. Myth.: Brewer Dictionary, 741]
  15. Niquee and Anasterax sister and brother live together in incest. [Span. Lit.: Amadis de Gaul ]
  16. Oedipus unknowingly marries mother and fathers four sons. [Gk. Lit.: Oedipus Rex ]
  17. Sieglinde and Siegmund twin brother and sister passionately in love. [Ger. Lit.: Mann The Blood of the Walsungs]
  18. Tamar seduces her brother and her father. [Am. Lit.: Robinson Jeffers Tamar in Magill I, 948]
  19. Tower, Cassandra (Cassie ) had relations with Dr. Tower, her father. [Am. Lit.: Kings Row, Magill I, 478480]
  20. Warren, Nicole suffers after having had sexual relations with father. [Am. Lit.: Tender Is the Night ]

Incompetence (See INEPTITUDE .)

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