ENGB30 Chapter Notes -Starry Sky, List Of Attack On Titan Characters, Cronus

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Myth: a greek word meaning story (especially a story about gods or heroes) Myths came into literature in the works of the early greek poets, Stories are reshaped by later poets and dramatists. In the beginning how the heavens and earth rose out of chaos - Ancient goddess: night, erebus (the depth) From these two was born eros; love (most powerful of all gods: gaia (great earth-mother) Uranus (starry sky: eros brought the earth-mother and the sky-father together in love. 50-headed and 100-handed (terrifying to look upon according to their father, uranus) > uranus also shut them up in earth: 12 titans. 6 sons and 6 daughters (larger than humans but not monsterous-> has beauty and majesty) Gaia tired of cruel treatments from uranus of their kids told her titan sons to avenge their sufferings (of the trapped monsters) Titan dared attempt to wound and drive their father away.

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