Zetes

Greek - Winged son of Boreas and Oreithyia. Twin brother of Calais. Brother of Chione and Cleopatra. He sailed with the Argonauts and, with his brother Calais, chased off the Harpies that had been harassing King Phineus. It had been decreed that the twins must catch whatever they pursued and, because they failed to catch the Harpies, they died. Other versions of the story say that the brothers were killed by Heracles when they persuaded the Argonauts to sail off without Heracles when he was seearching for his armour-bearer, Hylus. Other accounts say that their sister, Cleopatra, had been imprisoned by her husband Phineus. Zetes and Calais freed Cleopatra and put her on the throne of Salmydessus in place of Phineus. Called Zetes.

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