Which of the following lines supports the inference that the chorus respected oedipus?
a) your fate stands here to demonstrate for me how no mortal man is ever blessed"
b) but now who is there whose story is more terrible to hear? "
c) o child of laius, how i wish i'd never seen you"
d) we have called you our king and honoured you above all other men"
The correct answer is option D) "we have called you our king and honoured you above all other men".
In the play "Oedipus Rex", the chorus of the play represents the Theban elders and how they felt about Oedipus as a king. Chorus constantly advised Oedipus and sometimes were against his judgement, however Chorus always respected Oedipus. The lines that supports this is "we have called you our king and honoured you above all other men", which was mentioned after stating that Oedipus stood as a tower against death.
D we have called you our King and honored you above all other men.