Bodb Dearg became the king of Ireland. Lir was so angry because he wwnted to be the king.
Bodb offered his daughter ,Aebh,to be his wife and Lir was now happy.
They had 4 children but Aebh died.
He married Aebh's sister, Aoife.She was so jealous of the children
One day, Aoife changed them into swans and said that they were going to spend 300 years lilke that.Lir was so angry and turned Aoife into a witch and she was never seen again.
Their final destination was the Bay of Erris.There they made a friend called Mochua.One day they changed back into people but they were very old.Mochua baptised them before they died and they were united with their parents in heaven.
They left Ireland and since then no swans were ever allowed to be killed in Ireland.