On the way to the sandals and sword
he encounters a storm. Hes seeks shelter in a hut of a old womennamed Hecale. "She promises to make a sacrifice to Zeus if
Theseus comes back successful. He comes back, finds her dead, and builds a deme in her name. Some time after Theseus return
to Athens, trouble stirs and blood flows between the houses of Aegeus in Athens and Minos, his brother in Crete."
"An Oracle demands thatrecompence be made
to Minos".Theseus is one that is chosen to be recompensed.So he sails to Crete, promising Aegeus that his sips black flags
replaced by white flags if Theseus is victorious. On the way Minos son of Zeus molests one of hismaidens and Theseus gets
angry and challenges him for his parentage for Poseidon. So he make him retreive a ring from the sea and succeeds.