Daedalus and Icarus, father and son, are trapped on an island. "In time with the help of his young son, Icarus and Daedalus managed to escape the tower, finding themselves prisoners on an island." lines 3-6
Daedalus and Icarus were finding ways to escape the island when Daedalus figured out that they can get free through air. "Minos may control the land and sea but, he can't control the air. Ill try that way." lines 11-12
When Icarus and Daedalus were flying, Icarus flew higher and higher when the wax on the wings melted and Icarus fell down in the water and died. "Daedalus hurried to save him but, he was too late. " lines 83-84
Daedalus flew down to grab Icarus's dead body to fly him to land to be buried. "He gathered the boy in his arms and flew to land" line 84
Daedalus got to land and buried Icarus. He hung his wings up as an offering to god. "hung up the wings as an offering of the god" lines 91-93
goodbye my son.
The theme in the story is there is cost for every great success. This is because even though Icarus was happy to have freedom, he did not survive the flight because he did not follow directions. "Daedalus hurried to save him but he was too late. He gathered the boy in his arms and flew to land" lines 83-84