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Tantalus It is from this story that the word ‘tantalizing’ comes.
Helios, the sun god Phaeton seeks assurance that his mother, Clymene, is telling the truth that his father is the sun god Helios. When Phaeton obtains his father’s promise to drive the sun chariot as proof, he fails to control it and the Earth is in danger of burning up when Phaeton is killed by a thunderbolt from Zeus to prevent further disaster.
Hades (later referred to as Plouton)
Calypso Athena asked Zeus to spare Odysseus of his torment on the island, as he wanted to go to his homeland. Zeus sent Hermes, the messenger of the Gods, to tell Calypso to release Odysseus. As Zeus was the Lord of the Gods, she was unable to refuse him, although she wished to. The island of Gozo, part of the Maltese archipelago, has a long tradition that links it with the mythical figure of Calypso
The Golden Fleece
JASON AND THE ARGONOUGHTS
She forgot to ask about eternal youth
Pandora released all of man’s miseries and evils but closed the lid with hope still inside