Cadmus seeks to recover her, and sets out, following the westward course of the sun.
Then Ino, the daughter of Cadmus, saw him and took pity on him.
And it was Cadmus, likewise, who afterwards sowed the dragon's teeth.
Cadmus, as the oldest son, was to be the director of the expedition.
The tale of Jason and Æêtês is a repetition of that of Cadmus.
Cadmus and his brothers were much affected at their mother's death.
While Cadmus was still weeping he was surprised to hear some one calling him.
Cadmus knew immediately that this was the spot where his city was to stand.
There is little doubt that Cadmus was originally a Boeotian, that is, a Greek hero.
These five then joined themselves to Cadmus, and helped him to build his city.