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16 07, 2017

Perseus and Andromeda – Greek mythology

By |2018-04-23T11:45:26-07:00July 16th, 2017|Greeks, Literature|0 Comments

Medusa's sisters, from an Athenian Proto-Geometric vase about 675-650 BC So Perseus took the winged sandals and the sword and the shield and he said thank you and he flew to where Medusa's cave was. She lived there with her two sisters who were ugly too like her. When Perseus got there all three sisters were asleep. Perseus remembered [...]

16 07, 2017

Perseus and Medusa – Greek mythology

By |2018-04-23T11:45:11-07:00July 16th, 2017|Greeks, Literature|0 Comments

Perseus and Medusa: Danae and Perseus adrift in their box Once there was a good king, but he died. His bad brother killed him so that he could be king. The bad brother needed to get rid of the good king's wife (Danae) and baby (Perseus), but he was afraid to kill them too. [...]

15 07, 2017

Medusa – Greek mythology

By |2018-04-23T11:45:26-07:00July 15th, 2017|Greeks, Literature|0 Comments

Medusa herself, from the pediment of the Temple of Artemis on Corfu, about 600 BC According to one version of the Greek story, Medusa was once a lovely young girl who had a boyfriend she loved very much. One afternoon she and her boyfriend were looking for a place where they could be [...]