Pericles by William Shakespeare is an intriguing play about the adventures of Pericles. Pericles discovers an incestuous relationship between Antiochus, the king of Antioch, and his daughter. He flees for his life and marries Thaisa, who is presumed dead and then revived by the great physician Cerimon. Mired in grief, Pericles refuses to speak until he meets his daughter Marina, who then reunites him with his wife Thaisa. It has taken several years but the three of them are finally able to enjoy life as a family.