Troy is a magnificent wealthy city on the eastern portion of the Mediterranian sea. It is in modern-day Turkey the city encompassed many high walls.
Hecuba had a dream that her baby would we a torch and it would burn down Troy.
In Hecuba's dream, she saw that her son would be a torch that would burn down Troy, so she sought some prophets advice and the said they should kill the baby after birth.
King Priam was in mounds of distraught because he did not want to kill his son, so he gave the task to a man named Agelaos.
Agelaos brought him to a mountain side where he left him because he saw something in his eyes that this baby was special so he left him there.
Agelaos came back the ext day looking to see if the baby was still there. Baby Paris was looking playfully up at Agelaos with a company of bears taking care of him, it was at this moment Agelaos knew he was special and raised Paris on his own.