"Theseus and the Minotaur"
Hero in his Ordinary World
The Call to Adventure
Refusing the Call to Adventure
Theseus is from "Palace of old King Pittheus" in Trozen. King Pittheus is Theseus's grandfather. His mother is Princess Aethra, the daughter of King Pittheus.
Meeting with a Mentor
Theseus was told that when he was able to move the rock and grab the sword and sandals, he was to set off to Athens to find his father, King Aegeus.
Crossing the Threshold
Theseus's grandfather, King Pittheus, warns Theseus of the perlious journey ahead. King Pittheus offers "a vessel and oarsmen for the journey." Theseus refuses because he is reluctant to go by land because, "For how can I come to my father with his sword unstained."
Test, Allies, and Enemies
Theseus was wondering the forest when a guide offered Theseus a place to eat and sleep. After the dinner, the guide warned him of a man who would stretch Theseus out to fit in the iron bed. That man is Procrustes the stretcher.
The athens cried to the welcoming of Theseus. They brought him to the palace. Theseus was eager to meet his father, King Aegeus.
Theseus drank wine poisoned by Medea, King Aegeus's wife. Theseus didn't notice the wine.King Aegeus noticed the wine went to hold Theseus and yelled '' my son '' for Theseus wasn't harmed.
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