Tag: epic

Metamorphoses, Ovid (8AD)

Metamorphoses, Ovid (8AD)

BOOK I (Lines 163-415) Lycaon.  LYCAON CHANGED TO A WOLF When, from his throne supreme, the Son of Saturn viewed their deeds, he deeply groaned: and calling to his mind the …

 

The Epic of Gilgamesh (XVIII-X BC)

The Epic of Gilgamesh (XVIII-X BC)

http://king-of-heroes.co.uk/the-epic-of-gilgamesh/robert-temple-translation/tablet-ii/    Tablet II For six days and seven nights Enkidu made love to that girl And the girl said to him She said to Enkidu: ‘When I look at you, Enkidu, You …