Zeus also wanted to overthrow Cronus to take charge and become powerful. He become friends with a titaness or nymph Metis. Metis made a potion to make Cronus sick. Both friends Zeus and Metis tricked Cronus into drinking the potion, when he drank it he threw up Zeus' five siblings. The six siblings decided to over and over throw not only their father but the other titans as well.
After Perseus had grown into a young man Polydectes sent him on a mission to kill Medusa in a hope it would bring Perseus ' death, the king thought that with her son gone the woman she loved would marry him. Perseus accepted the mission in a hope to prove himself, and as the sun rose the next morning he welcomed it with songs. This pleases the gods
Obi-Wan take Luke to his home. Luke gets his dad 's light saber, as Obi-Wan review his own fellowship with Luke 's dad. Luke is informed that a Jedi named Darth Vader sold out and killed his dad. Subsequent to finding Princess Leia 's message conveyed by R2-D2, Obi-Wan endeavors to influence Luke to go with him to Alderaan. Luke declines to go until he finds that his close relative and uncle were fiercely killed by storm troopers hunting down the droids.
But in the movie Grendels mom takes his head off, which is the only thing that Beowulf brings back. And last is the dragon which Beowulf feels he needs to slay to die a hero because it is attacking the geats, the reason it is attacking is beacause it is the son of Hrothgar. But in the book he dies slaying the dragon, so Wiglaf slays the dragon and becomes the
In this dream, an eagle flies down and kills all her twenty geese. The beggar says that the Odysseus is the eagle that will come to kill all the “geese” or suitors and no one will “escape from death and doom” (193). Penelope still finds this hard to believe and decides to let Telemachus live a happy life with no worries by leaving him and marrying a suitor. She will hold a contest to and marry the suitor that will shoot an arrow through twelve iron axe heads. The beggar tells her that Odysseus “will be here before the suitors” and win the contest (193).
The play antigone by, Sophocles is a play where two brothers fight to the death to see which one will become king and both die but only one will get the proper burial and the other is left to the scavengers (birds, rats, vultures, etc. ), the king orders the body to never get buried, but the character Antigone wants to give her brother at least a burial so she goes and defines the king's rules and gets punished by what she has done, but the gods are on her side and wanted the body to get buried, and the king finally realizes that after the death of his daughter Ismene. There is always something that we can listen to and get something from and the play Antigone by Sophocles, shows that if you don’t do something right like you should have it could end up coming up biting you in the butt later on in life if you don't correct what you did wrong quick
When Macduff comes back he finds out of his family 's death and joins Malcolm and his army to defeat Macbeth. Macbeth states that he is not born from a woman like the witches said in one of the prophecies rather he is ripped out of her mother 's womb. Macduff made a decision to do the right thing which was to fight for his country and for Malcolm to be king. Macbeth’s decision to murder changed his whole way of life negatively. With that being said, what goes around does come around.
While he is escaping his fate he runs into his real father Laius, who he does not know is his real father, and kills him. He arrives at Thebes where his birth mother lives and ends up marrying her, also believing it was just a random women. The Oracle predicted all of these things to happen, while Oedipus thought he was winning, he never knew he was actually fulfilling his destiny. As he gathered more information about the truth, he uncovers that he did in fact marry his mother and kill his father. Disgusted with himself, he gauges his eyeballs out and exiles himself from Thebes, and his hometown, Corinth.
For example, gods were very angry at Gilgamesh with his friend Engidu because they killed “the king of the bull-of-heaven” (10). The gods then decided to kill Engidu as revenge because they were mad at him (10). Another lesson learnt also is the existence of death in the society. For example, Engidu died and his friend Gilgamesh was afraid that he might die too (11). He ran away across the sea to avoid death, but he later realized that death is inevitable and no one can evade it (11).
Creon finds out that someone buried Polyneices and says that the person should be put to death, because they broke the King’s new rules. After some confrontation from Teiresias(a prophet),and Creon’s son Haimon who is also set to marry Antigone, Creon decides that he is wrong about putting Antigone to death. By the time he realizes this Antigone is already dead, and because of Antigone's death Haimon kills himself which causes his mother to also kill herself.