perseus

Story: Perseus And Medusa Its All Greek To Me!

When Acrisius discovered Perseus, Danae told him that Zeus was his father. He did not believe her, but he was afraid to kill them for worry of the gods, so he locked them in a wooden ark and launched them into the sea. They were washed up on a island named Seriphos amongst the original source lots of islands. A kind fisherman named Dictys (“net” or “of the fishing nets”) caught the chest in his fishing net, opened it, and identified them nevertheless alive. The sort-hearted fisherman took them to the regional king, Polydectes, who raised Perseus in his personal...