Thursday, January 1, 2004

The Triumph Of Achilles Comments

Rating: 4.4

In the story of Patroclus
no one survives, not even Achilles
who was nearly a god.
Patroclus resembled him; they wore

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Louise Gluck
COMMENTS
James Dawson 28 April 2021

could be gayer

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Mahtab Bangalee 12 November 2020

he was a man already dead, a victim of the part that loved, the part that was mortal. //// Everything in decaying if it is perishable nature Everyone dies if there is life in this mortal body Achilles - not a god, Patroclus- not a god I do not know if the gods have souls! But Achilles and Patroclus had souls that were mortal

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P A Noushad 16 October 2020

Myth with heartfelt touch-great dear friend Louise Gluck.

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Evan Pezas 08 October 2020

Ms. Louise Gluck, in a short poem, presents the tragedy of war and the drama of loosing a loved person. Brilliant

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Colleen Courtney 14 May 2014

Enjoyable read! Have always enjoyed reading the Greek myths! Well done!

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