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Unformatted text preview: -A hopeless trap. -Deadly to men. Works and Days, line 75 -Im going to give mankind Evil in exchange for fire. Their ver own Evil to love and embrace. Then he called Hephaistos and told him to hurry and knead some earth and water and put a human choice in it and to make the face like an immortal goddesss face and the figure like a beautiful virgin. -Then he told Athena to each her embroidery and weaving. And Aphrodite to spill grace on her head and painful desire and anguish and he ordered the quicksilver messenger Hermes to give her a bitchy mind and a cheating heart. -He named that woman Pandora, because all the Olympians donated something and she was a real pain for human beings. How did the trick work? -Zeus sends Pandora to Earth, to Epimetheus (after-thought) accepts her. -Pandora opens her jar....
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course CLASSICS 224 taught by Professor Kitchel during the Fall '09 term at UMass (Amherst).
- Fall '09