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I defeated you!!
I must flee
Jocasta and Laius have a child that was fated to kill Laius. They decided to tie the child's ankles together and leave him in a forest once he was born.
15 years ago Oedipus defeated the Sphinx by solving her riddle. He became king of Thebes after this.
Oedipus ran away from his home in Corinth because he got a prophecy that he would kill his mother and marry his mother.
On his travels, he ran into six men in a carriage where three roads meet. He ended up killing all of these men and one of them was Laius.
Jocasta hung herself because she could no longer face Oedipus anymore knowing that he is her son. Oedipus punished himself by stabbing his eyes with one of her brooches.
Oedipus leaves Thebes
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