This story is about the first journey of the hero Heracles, who was forced to complete twelve labors by his cousin the King as punishment for killing his own family.
This journey will be known as THE NEMEAN LION
Heracles' task is to kill kthe Nemean Lion, an invincible beast that captures and kills women in Nemea.
Outside Nemea, Heracles finds a lion hunter about to sacrifice to the gods for blessing on his hunt
Heracles stops the man and tells him that if he, Heracles, kills the Nemean Lion and comes back alive, they together will sacrifice to the gods. If he dies trying to kill the Lion, though, the man must sacrifice to him, as a hero.