Unformatted text preview: -Aeneas escapes from destruction of Troy with father and his men &amp; families-Flee to around Mediterranean, eluding danger with help of Venus (Aeneas mommy) -Make way to Carthage o Falls in love with Dido, queen of Carthage o Abandons Dido to fulfill destiny as ordered by gods-Funeral ceremony/games for father-Sails to Sybil, an immortal woman and oracle of Apollo in Italy. o She wished for immortality but not eternal youth, so shes haggardly ole wench o Guides Aeneas through underworld in search of advice from his father about how to go about the rest of his journey....
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- Spring '08
- The Aeneid, Vergil Aeneid Book