Meet King Laios and Queen Jocasta, the mother and father of the cursed child of a cursed family. The baby name is Oedipus. He is succumbed to a prophecy of killing his father and marrying his mother
What crawls on 4 legs in the morning, walks on 2 legs in the afternoon, and walks on 3 legs at night
Oedipus should not be alive. He was suppose to be left in the woods to die because of his curse. Instead, another royal family adopted him, which made Oedipus believe that family created (he was never told that he was adopted)
On his travel to Thebes, unbeknownist to him, Oedipus kills his father Laios over and accident. He fufills the first part of the prphecy.
My turn to rule.
Oedipus solved a riddle from the eviol Sphinx and saved Thebes, he ended up marrying his mother Jacosta. He and Jacosta had four kids :Polynieces, Etocles, Antigone, and Ismene
The Oracle of Thebess told Oedipus that he must find the murder of King Laois. After Oedipus and Jacosta find out the truth about the prophecy coming true, Jacosta commits sucicde and Oedipus gouges out his eyes and wanders the lands as a homeless beggar.
The brothers (Polyneices and Eteocles) ended up ruling Thebes "Together". After years of rule. Eteocles ruled over Thebes and didn't want to give up the power and polyneices gathered an army and tried to take Thebes by force. Polyneices and Eteocles killed each other, and Creon took over the Kingdom.