Prometheus and Epimetheus creating man and the animals's strenghts
Prometheus giving fire to man
Man is beginning to misuse the fire given to them
The two Titans, Prometheus and Epimetheus create man and give the animals of Earth their traits and abilities. Prometheus sculpts man out of clay while Epimetheus helps the creatures.
Zeus and and the other gods punish mankind by flooding the land
Concerned that the men of Earth would be harmed by the animals, Prometheus gave them fire from the heavens. The men of Earth used the fire to make weapons and tools.
Prometheus is mad at Zeus and plans to overrule him
How dare Zeus flood the earth and make the people recreate their crops!
Fire was the best gift to mankind and they used it to help their empires and homes. That was until they started misusing it and wreaking havoc on the earth and the creatures of earth. They chopped down forests and created ships for warfare.
Zeus punishes Prometheus for keeping a secret form him
To Punish man for accepting the fire and using it wrongfully, Zeus asked Poseidon to flood the earth. The only land visible were the tops of the mountains. and the farmlands were tore apart.
The people of earth prayed to the gods to fix the earth and because Zeus was so pleased with their requests, he asked Poseidon to unflood the earth. Prometheus was still furious at Zeus and had a secret plan to overthrow him.
Zeus heard of Prometheus's secret and had him chained to a rock where a vulture would pick at his flesh until he told what the secret was. He refused to tell his secret and kept receiving the totrure for the sake of the humans.