BC: TAR HEELS RULE
1: Oedipus Rex The story............
3: Once upon a time, in a city long ago, a king and queen named Laivs and Jocasta visited a oracle.The oracle tells them that they have a very bad future ahead.He tells them that their first born son will kill his father an marry his mother.The king and queen are scared of what they have been told.
5: So when they have the kid, they pierce it's ankles and gives it to a servent.They tell the servent to take it to the top of Mt. citheron an leave it to die.Well the servent has a heart and can't leave this baby there helpless.So he finds a shepard on top of the mountain and gives it to him.
7: The shepard knows the perfect couple to give the baby to.It's the king and queen of corinth that can't have kids.The king and queen named Polybos and Mrope take the kid and unpierce it's ankles.They name it Oedipus which means swoleing ankles.
8: So Oedipus grows up in Corinth happy.One day while he is at a party a drunk man tells him that his parnets are not his parnets.Oedipus does not understand what he means.So he goes to a oracleto find out something.The oracle tells him that he is meant to kill his father and marry his mother.Which he thinks is Polybos and Mrope.
9: So he gets seared and leaves corinth in a hurry.On his journey to a new land he is ran off the road by a kings chariot.He was so furious he killed them all except for one servent got away.Then he continued on his journey to a new city.He finally makes it to a city called Thebes.There is a terrible spinks terrorizeing the city with a very hard riddle.
10: And if you don't get it right when asked your dead.No one can get it right but Oedipus.He gets it right then marry's the queen of Thebes.They get married and have four kids.Then a terrioblr plagge comes over Thebes.The only way to get rid ofit is to kill the killer of the king.But Oedipus doesn't know he is the killer.
11: As he is trying to find the out who the killer of the king is he finds out that Jocasta his wife is also his mom.Which Jocasta didn't know eather.Jocasta goes in the house an hangs herself.When Oedipus finds her he cuts her down and cries over her dead body.Then stabs eyes out so he doesn't have to see all the chaos he has caused.