"The flight of Phaethon"

"The flight of Phaethon"

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  • Prove he is your father
  • Okay, I will
  • If he is really my dad, he will give me anything I want.
  • I would like to drive the chariot for a day
  • What would you like?
  • Epaphus dares Phaethon to prove that he is the son of Apollo.
  • Follow the path, never go anywhere else. Do not go too high or too low. If you do, the earth and gods will suffer
  • I promise. Thank you Father
  • Phaethon goes to see if Apollo is really his dad.
  • When he gets there, his father hugs him. Then he asks what Phaethon would like. Phaethon tells him he wants to drive the chariot. 
  • After three warnings, Apollo agrees to let Phaethon take the chariot for a day. Phaethon even sworn by the black river Styx, an oath that he can't break. 
  • Phaethon sets out with the horses and chariot.
  • When Phaethon startles the constellations, the earth starts to fall apart. The earth is begging Zeus for help. Zeus has not choice. He hist Phaethon with a thunderbolt, and Phaethon fell to his death. 
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