Told of the prophecy of how there son will kill his father and marry his mother
To prevent this from happening they injured the baby's ankles and left him to die but a shepherd found him as result he sent the baby far away from its birthplace. The baby was raised in another kingdom believing that that was his real parents and as he grew he was told of the prophecy from the same man that told his parents.
On his Journey Oedipus traveled to the closes kingdom which was his birthplace in order to avoid the prophecy that is when he encounters his actual father and kills him as a result of a conflict.
He arrives at the kingdom solves a riddle from a Sphnix and becomes hero he then became king and married the queen that had no husband and they lived in peace with their children for a certain amount of time until the prophecy came back to haunt them.
The king starts to question the prophecy and starts to add things up he demanded answers to confirm his fear of the truth.The shepherd told the king along with another person resulting the wifet to become distraught and the king is disgusted with himself
Wife hangs herself and the king stabs his eyes and leaves the kingdom to live in solitude.