Know that I said a lie I have to prove it. Now to look look for my father.
Listen carefully do not go to low nor too high.
How am I going to prove to Epaphus that it is me?
Phaethon and Epaphus were racing and then got int an argument. Phaethon made a lie about riding his father's chariot. Phaethon now has to prove his lie to Epaphus.
I can't believe I am about to drive my fathers chariot, and not listen to him.
Phaethon decides to start his journey and look for his father, Apollo. Phaethon was walking for a couple of days.
Once Phaeton meets Apollo he tricks Apollo for a request. Apollo denied at first but then couldn’t break a promise so taught Phaethon how to ride the chariot and the important things when riding a chariot.
I am the only one allowed to drive the sun chariot, ever since the incident.
Phaethon decides to take the sun chariot closer to earth to prove it was him driving.
Phaethon knew he had to prove the lie he made to Epaphus. Phaethon decides to go down to earth. When he went down the chariot got out of control. Phaethon tried to make it stop so that it didn’t go to earth but it did and he died and burned the village he lived in.
Ever since the incident happened, when Phaethon died. Apollo, Phaethon's father did not let anyone ride his chariot except for himself.