Before the story begins, Narcissus' mother asks Tiresias if her son will live a long time.
Yo is my son gonna live to an old age?
Yes, if he never knows himself.
The story begins with the beautiful mountain nymph Echo, who likes to talk wayy too much.
Yeah, I really don't care.
And then I was like, "Blah, blah, blah!" and then he was like, "Blah, blah, blah!"
Zeus loved to 'frolic' around with the nymphs, and Hera loved to catch him in the act.
Tee hee, Zeus! You're so handsome tee hee hee.
I'm a creepy old guy who likes nymphs!
When Hera tried to catch Zeus, Echo tried to distract her by talking so Zeus could escape. When Hera realized, she cursed Echo so she could not speak and only repeat the last words of what someone else said.
So-so then I was like..uh..and-and he was like..
One day, Narcissus took a walk in the forest and he heard a noise.
Who's there?! I'm incredibly brave and smart and strong, just so you know.
They called to each other, with Echo repeating his words, and tried to find each other.