Aphrodite Judgement of Paris

By Alex Brewer

Aphrodite

Some say Aphrodite's parents were unknown and that she may

have been born in a sea of foam, No one knows where Aphrodite

would be placed on the family tree.


However, Aphrodite was born, because she was the goddess of love

and beauty, she was an important part of greek myths and legends.

Judgement Of Paris



Eris, the Goddess of strife, was not invited to the wedding of Peleus

and Thetis. She through down a golden apple in anger, and engraved

on it, "To The Fairest." The Goddesses Hera, Athena and Aphrodite all

found the apple. They all decided to go to Zeus, King of the Gods and

God of the Sky, To decide who the apple belonged to, Zeus didn't

want to decide. All three godddesses were told to go and ask the

mortal Paris, and that he would decide.



All three Goddesses promissed Paris something, he were to pick them.

Aphrodite promised him Helen, the wife of King Menelaus. Helen and Paris

Immediately fell in love with each other. King Menelaus called together his allies in Greece to bring back Helen.