Proca had two sons, Numitor and Amulius, who wanted the throne.
Numitor was the next heir to the throne, however Amulius overthrew Numitor and sent him away to a farm near by.
Once Amulius found out about Numitor's two sons and daughter, he made sure the sons were dead so they couldn't overthrow him and banished his Numitor's daughter, Rhea Silvia to the temple of Vesta.
Rhea Silvia gave birth to twin boys and Amulius was furious and sent her away to the river to die.
Rhea Silvia, unable to stay afloat, drowns and dies. However, her newborns stay afloat going down the river.
The newborns are found by a she-wolf the takes them in as her own.
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