Romulus and Remus were twins, the sons of Rhea Silva and Mars. Romulus and Remus were not supposed to be born because Rhea Silva was vestal virgin. When Numitor, their evil uncle found out he told a slave to drown them in the River Tiber. The slave placed them into a basket and left them to float down the river. One day they washed upon shore where a she wolf found them the she wolf looked after them until they were found by a farmer.
Romulus and Remus returned to Alba Longa to take revenge on the evil Numitor. They killed viscously before leaving to found their own city and leave Alba Longa under the control of their grandfather.
The two brothers travelled around modern day Italy looking for the perfect place to settle, They finally settled in modern day Rome.
The End By Rory Walter Romulus and Remus Founders of Rome
The brothers could not decide who should be king because they didn't know who was born first. They decided to look for signs from the gods. They looked to see who saw more birds. Remus saw birds first but Romulus saw more. They still couldn't decide. therefore they both decided to build their own cities.
One day Remus taunted Romulus about the size of his walls, and then he jumped over them. Romulus was angry and stabbed his brother to death.