Hera

Most significant Godess in Greek Mythology

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Thesis Statement

In Joel Skidmore's Mythweb.com, Hera is the most significant goddess in Greek Mythology that portrays an image that is relentless but yet majestic at times.

Summarize

Hera is a very important goddess in Greek Mythology, her image is quite unique she is a majestic women but she also can be relentless when anger gets ahead of her. Zues is her husband, but yet he’s like a son. She watches him knowing he is unfaithful and gets revenge to whoever he mates with to relief her feelings.

Introduction

For example, Hera when something doesn’t go her way she tends to get revenge. When Zues cheated on her and produced a son, she was determine to kill the child that was not her.

Quote

Hera hated the great hero Heracles since he was the son of her husband Zeus and a mortal woman. When he was still an infant, she sent snakes to attack him in his crib (skidmore).

Explanation

This shows Hera is relentless if she’s willing to kill a innocent baby just because it was Zeus baby with another woman. She doesn’t think when it comes to her feelings. It’s like anything and anyone that has to do with Zees hurting her should pay the price.

Conclusion

Even though Hera is a beautiful goddess she still feels that anything Zeus does she should act apon it. Though she tries to portray her character as a high confident person her mind says otherwise.

Work Cited

wikia. 1800. Camp Half Bloodwiki. web. Febuary11, 2014