1/12 Sphinx

20 Jun
1/12 Sphinx. Peristyle, Diocletian's Palaca. Split, Croatia. © trashbus / Renata Britvec, 2017

1/12 Sphinx. Split, Croatia.

The Riddle of the Sphinx

Sphinx: “Which creature has one voice and yet becomes four-footed and two-footed and three-footed?”

Oedipus: “Man—who crawls on all fours as a baby, then walks on two feet as an adult, and then uses a walking stick in old age.”

Any thoughts?

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