Prince hector vs achilles. Hector 2019-02-27

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Achilles vs Hector Greek mythology

prince hector vs achilles

After returning to the , the ship was sold to the in 1948 but when she was scrapped parts of the ship were saved and preserved in New Zealand. She has the women burn the store of Hector's clothing in his honor. They were also both killed by the same person. Though he has a stout heart, Menelaus is not among the mightiest Achaean warriors. Poem by Florence Earle Coates. Hector arms did not break when fighting Achilles who is far stronger than Jaime.

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Essay on A Comparison of Achilles and Hector

prince hector vs achilles

The last lines of the Iliad are dedicated to Hector's funeral. A number of important commercial port cities of the Greek waters were dedicated to Achilles. Then he could hold his ground no more. So, yeah, probably wouldn't break hectors shield arm. . They are similar in both being great warriors of their countries. Not being anywhere near the warrior that Achilles was, Patroclus died, killed in part by the leading warrior of the Trojans, the heir-apparent, Prince Hector.

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How would you compare and contrast Hector and Achilles?

prince hector vs achilles

When Hector faced up to Achilles with his last dying breath, he wanted an honorable burial from his people. Throughout the Homeric poems, several references are made to dogs, vultures, and other creatures that devour the dead. Once they draw swords, within a couple seconds Achilles stabs Hector's shield, head-on, with enough force to knock him reeling several steps backwards. In Hubert Cancik; et al. Achilles is angry, but turns around to return to Troy where Priam is the first to spot him.

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Duty of Lions and Men Chapter 1, a troy fanfic

prince hector vs achilles

They were very different because they fought on opposite sides of the Trojan War. A difference between Achilles and Hector is that Hector was born into a royal family, but Achilles was not. His eyes would blink attractively. He sighed and buried his head in the cradle of his open palms, images of tear stained cheeks, vacant brown eyes and broken bleeding skin dancing just behind his closed lids. Everything about his actions before, during, and after the fight screams that he's showing off; it'd spoil his glory and his spectacle if Hector died with the first strike like Boagrius. Here is his temple and his statue, an archaic work. And yeah, if rocks are in this fight then its quite clearly a spite thread lol I'm still undecided how this fight would go tbh : He didn't even know who Achilles was, so he couldn't be that renowned at the time.

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Achilles/Hector (Greek and Roman Mythology)

prince hector vs achilles

Hector was their favorite, he was destined to take over as king from his father Priam. Hector In the Iliad is a very interesting epic with features two main central characters that are similar in some ways but totally different in other ways. Latest comments: Ajax did not kill Hector. Menelaus - King of Sparta; the younger brother of Agamemnon. He is devoted to his wife, Andromache, and son, Astyanax, but resents his brother Paris for bringing war upon their family and city. He was not a patriot and he had not much of decency and honor in him, just think the way he treated Hector after killing him. He was a model for fighters, only as a warrior, nothing more.

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Duty of Lions and Men Chapter 1, a troy fanfic

prince hector vs achilles

Although Achilles and Hector are considered two different types of heroes, they had their similarities as much as they had their differences. After these twelve days, the gods can no longer stand watching it and send down two messengers: , another messenger god, and Thetis, the mother of Achilles. He fought pretty well with the spear against achilles, but once the swords came out Hector was outmatched, and I see this fight going in a similar direction. Commentators from to the present have often interpreted the relationship through the lens of their own cultures. He tells Hector he will be killed since Achilles is much stronger.

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Achilles/Hector (Greek and Roman Mythology)

prince hector vs achilles

According to the Iliad, Achilles killed Hector and Paris killed Achilles with Apollo guiding his arrow. Achilles' descent from the and a similarity of his name with those of such as and have led to speculations about him being an old see below. And then the victim doesn't run away any more, but waits willingly to be caught. As Achilles approaches, Hector stands his ground, fights and dies upon looking up at Troy. The Myrmidons in Troy were so realistic you couldn't have made them more badass giving them all Legolas' moves. They were different in that Hector was a prince and Achilles was not.

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Achilles vs Hector Greek mythology

prince hector vs achilles

No ones vies in honor with him who holds authority from Zeus. As for the weaponry, even if we assume the same material is used for all, the Trojans used short swords and light armor. For one thing, Hector falls about 1:40 into the fight, and Achilles lets him get up, for funsies. Priam returns to Troy with the body of his son, and it is given full funeral honors. I just posted above the same. Ajex, another Greek warrior, killed them both at different times.

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Compare and Contrast of Hector and Achilles

prince hector vs achilles

Dann trifft er auf Achilles, den größten Helden der Griechen, und sein Schicksal wird nicht mehr dasselbe sein. The war is fought in the outskirts of Troy, and lasted ten years. He didn't need to wind up, it wasn't even a full swing, just a hard jab. It was a moment that would forever be etched in glorious history, a scene that would be memorialized in countless artistic renditions and paintings. A one handed spear that is not going to do anything to platemail.

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Achilles vs Hector Greek mythology

prince hector vs achilles

Achilles then aimed his spear and pierced the collar bone section of Hector, the only part of the stolen Armor of Achilles that did not protect Hector. Alexander the Great: The Story of an Ancient Life. It is evident that he loves them both very much by the dialogue he shares with his wife, Andromache, before he leaves Troy for the last time. Hector has a family, while Achilles does not. Whipping up his immortal horses Balius, Xanthus and Pedasus, the Greek dragged the Trojan prince's corpse three times around the walls of Troy. In another version of this story, Thetis anointed the boy in and put him on top of a fire in order to burn away the mortal parts of his body. I'll give you the benefit of the doubt that normally, a fight between swordsmen with this big of a gap in skill wouldn't last this long.

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