Theseus. Treena , Wesley, Shawn, Kyle, and Sai. The story. The Sword and Stone. Athenian king, Aegeus, leaves his son Theseus to grow up with his mother. Aegeus has left a sword and pair of shoes under a great stone.
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Treena, Wesley, Shawn,
Kyle, and Sai
Loves danger. He puts him self in risky situations just for the thrill
Hubris – thinks he is strong enough to take on anything.
Acts on impulse
She was Theseus’s wife, but she fell in love with her stepson Hippolytus.
King Minos forced Athens to send 7 boys and 7 girls to the Minotaur’s Labyrinth.
Tried to trick King Aegeus into poising Theseus.
In one version of the story, Ariadne was sick and trapped on an island. Theseus came to her rescue but found her dead.
Represents isolation. Ariadne was trapped or abandoned on the island by herself.
Often represents danger and chaos. This was where King Aegeus killed himself.
Contains a diabolical force – Lord of Hades.
Theseus had to save Athens and kill the Minotaur.
What did Theseus learn?