When Theseus escaped from the labyrinth, King Minos flew into a rage with its builder, Daedalus, and ordered him shut up in a high tower that faced the loney sea. Line 1-3
ICARUS!!! Get away from the sun!!
Daedalus then melted some wax and made a skeleton in the shape of a bird's wing. Line 16-17
Daedalus's eyes with tears, and turning away, he soared into the sky, calling to Icarus to follow. 51-54
But the enchanted boy did not notice them until the sun became so hot that the largest feathers dropped off and he began to sink. Line 74-76
He gathered the boy in his arms and flew to land, the tips of his wing dragging in the water from the double burden they bore. Weeping bitterly, he buried his small son and called the land Icaria in his memory. Line 84-88
A theme in the Flight of Icarus is to stay near you family