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Unformatted text preview: be the dominant partner in a relationship when Ovid says, There are a few, very few, bright girls with a real education (131). However, it was the mans job to win the woman over, not vice versa. This shows that when it came to love, women had the power for once, even though it seems that because men were sly and crafty it was no problem to win a womans heart. Women dont run after us; mousetraps dont run after mice. Ovid shows that in the Roman Empire, when it came to the game of love women had the power to turn down any man, however, by following a simple list of advice made it easy enough for a man to get her to say yes....
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course TRAD 102 taught by Professor Weiner during the Spring '08 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.
- Spring '08