7 Works in Hector (Homer)

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    An essay on heroism and leadership and the compatibility of the two.

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    Also known as "What happens when a Classics student has WAY too much fun with her degree!"

    Jack and Ianto find themselves in the middle of the Greek camp in the tenth year of the Trojan War. How will they react? Started as a funny story, but somehow got really intense on me!

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    Once, they celebrated marriages. Later, their wives would mourn. In between, all Hector wants now is for Paris to leave Helen's chambers and return to the battle he started.

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    The tragic princess ruminates.

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    Cassandra sees.

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    "...but as for fate, I think that no man yet has escaped it/once it has taken its first form, neither brave man nor coward."

    Hector to Andromache, Homer, The Iliad, book 6, 488-9; trans. Richmond Lattimore

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    No man had ever spoken of passion to Helen, and all that she knew of such words she had overheard, or learned from songs; the glory of being called beautiful in tones not of cool reason but burning emotion overwhelmed her entirely.

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    6
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    1
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