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Unformatted text preview: longer going to fight against troy and help Menelaus get back his beautiful bride, Helen of Troy. Another example of cruelty was the fact that Paris took Helen and didn’t suffer the consequences. Paris was letting his people die while he would have sex with Helen, and it was because of him that the Trojan war was going on. Paris was acting upon greed and brought bloodshed upon his people. The cruelty is that the people of Troy fought for Paris’s greed when Paris didn’t even fight for himself. It seems that Paris was the opposite of Hektor because Hektor put his neck out and fought for the actions of Paris. Hektor demonstrated the humanity side because Hektor could have fled outside of Troy but stood and fought with his people....
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2011 for the course CORC 1110 taught by Professor Sawyer during the Fall '10 term at CUNY Brooklyn.
- Fall '10