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Greece in the age of heroes. Patroclus, an awkward young prince, has been exiled to the court of King Peleus and his perfect son Achilles. Despite their difference, Achilles befriends the shamed prince, and as they grow into young men skilled in the arts of war and medicine, their bond blossoms into something deeper – despite the displeasure of Achilles’ mother Thetis, a cruel sea goddess.
What would you do if the love of your life was taking on something that you knew would kill them?
Homer’s Iliad is a mainstay of western culture, one of the first epics to be written down in that tradition. 1,054 more words