Trojan Horse Paragraph 1 - The Trojan Horse Despite the...

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The Trojan Horse Despite the uncertainty about whether or not the Trojan Horse ever existed, if it did, book 2 of the Aeneid is considered to be the best source for a description. Whether fact or myth, the Trojan Horse was a fatal and deceiving trick that the Greeks pulled against the Trojans at the end of the Trojan War. The Trojan Horse was made by Epeius, a master carpenter from Greece. The Greeks put the Trojan Horse in front of the gates of Troy as an offering from the goddess Athena,
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Unformatted text preview: who is the goddess of battle. This was a trick that the Trojans fell for, which was a very bad mistake. In the middle of the night, the Greek warriors came out of the horse to let in the other Greeks, who were waiting outside the gates (They had hidden on the Greek island of Teneos). That night, the Greeks went around killing the Trojans, and later won the Trojan War that began ten years earlier....
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