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Hermes takes the goddesses to paris whos herding his

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Unformatted text preview: hen he awards her. •  Odysseus suggests that all her suitors swear an oath to defend with arms Tyndareus's choice. •  Tyndareus chooses Menelaus, who eventually becomes king of Sparta. Zeus wants TheNs. But he learns that her child will be greater than his father. He decides to marry her off to Peleus. All the gods a9end the wedding. But Eris, "Strife," is not invited. She lobs into the wedding an apple inscribed, "To the most beauNful woman." •  Three contenders are there: Hera, Athena, and Aphrodite. •  Zeus has a problem. •  •  •  •  •  •  Leda and Zeus as a swan Background to the Trojan War Judgment of Paris •  Paris is a prince of Troy, son of Priam, King of Troy. –  The lounge ­lizard of ancient myth. –  He likes the ladies. –  He's a fancy dresser. •  Zeus decides to have Paris judge the beauty contes...
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This note was uploaded on 12/19/2013 for the course CLA 30 taught by Professor Albu during the Fall '08 term at UC Davis.

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