Zeus

MOST BRAVE OF THEM ALL

Thesis Statement

In Joel Skidmore's Mythweb.com, Zeus, is the most significant god in Greek Mythology that represents an image that is brave and protecting to his loved ones.

Summarize

Zeus was the youngest son of the Titans Cronus and Rhea. When he was born, his father Cronus intentionally tried to swallow Zeus and all of Zeus's siblings: Poseidon, Hades, Hestia, Demeter and Hera. But his mother Rhea hid the baby Zeus in a cave on Mount Dicte. As Zeus grew up he overthrew his father and became the king.

Introduction

For example, Zeus made his father Cronus vomit up his sisters and brothers, and the gods joined him in fighting to seize control of the universe.

Quote

“When he had grown up, Zeus caused Cronus to vomit up his sisters and brothers, and these gods joined him in fighting to wrest control of the universe from the Titans and Cronus, their king” (Skidmore's Mythweb.com).

Explanation

Zeus grew up to be a King as he overthrew his father. He made his father Cronus barf up his brother and sisters which Zeus made them join him in a fighting to take control of the universe.

Concluding Statement

Zeus the god of Greek Mythology, this shows that Zeus is brave and protecting to his loved ones.