The House of Labdacus
Laius, Pelops - king, Chrysippus, curse, oracle
Oedipus, Corinth, Polybus, Merope
Labdicus has son Laius. Stays at the court of Pelops, king of Elis, falls in love with his son Chrysippus - rapes his one day.
Pelops curses him --> flees back to Thebes where Amphion and Zethus died, so he is accepted as new king. Marries Jocasta but hears oracle that his son will kill him, marry his wife.
When baby Oedipus "swollen foot" is born (J. gets him drunk and has sex with him) has his feet pinned together (ghost cant walk away) and tells shephard to leave him on Mt. Cithaeron , shephard cant do it --> give to shephard from Corinth --> gives to king/queen Polybus / Merope