Exposition Zeus Derided to leave Olympus and visit earth with his son, Hermes. They were going to dress like beggars.
Rising Action Zeus and Hermes go from house to house trying to find a home that will take them in. Finally they come upon a pool looking house and the knock on the door. When the door is opened two elderly people are standing there smiling and offer them to come.
Climax----The Baucis and Philemon show the two guest to the table and bring them soup. Philemon goes and get wine, he makes sure that there glass are never empty so, every time they drink he refills it. All the sudden he notices that the pitcher was still not empty it had stayed the stay. They both fell to their knees because they knew they were gods.
Falling Action Zeus and Hermes punished the neighbor for their wickedness. The build Baucis and Philemon a grand white house and told them it was their, but that is not what they wanted, They wanted to die at the same time so they each would not have to be on this earth along without the other.
Resolution---One day, years later, Baucis and Philemon were standing together and Philemon turned to Baucis and noticed leaves curling through her hair and her skin was turning a dark brown. Then he looked at himself and saw it was happening to him too.As the said their goodbyes a few minutes later there were only two trees standing there before the temple.