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The Odyssey- Ares

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Casey Gelderman

on 22 April 2011

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Ares God of war Ares is the only son of Zeus and Hera, but wasn't liked or tolerated from the day he was born. Ares had a miserable childhood. Ares is described as a mature, bearded man in early descriptions, but as a young man in later descriptions. He was also decribed as strong, wearing a bronze suit with a golden helmet. Ares never married, but he had many children with mortals and immortals, especially Aprhodite (goddess of love). Although Ares was brave and strong he had many negative character traits. He was agrumentative, impulsive, bloodthirsty, and he we pleased by slaughter and destruction. For this reason Ares was disliked by many Gods and Goddess. Ares wasn't a skillfull warrior. He was defeated by many people such as the sons of Poseidon, Athena, Heracles, and Dimmedes. Ares Roman name was Mars. Ares had 7 immortal children, 32 mortal children, and even a monster. When in war, Ares was accompanied by:
Deimos (spirit of terror)
Phobos (the spirit of fear)
His sister Enyo (Goddess of bloodshed)
Alala (her name became his battle war cry) Ares had several symbols to represent him. A shield and spear A vulture A bloody spear During the Trojan war, Ares fought on the Trojan side. A Famous Story Ares had been captured and help captive by the giant Aloadai twins. They had caught him and locked him in a bronze jar. Ares stayed captive in the bronze jar, and almost lost his mind. Fortuantly, the stepmother of the twins figured out what had happened and told Zeus' assistant Hermes. Hermes was able to release Ares from the jar just before he died of starvation. Product inspired by Ares ARES ARMOUR A protective suit of armour that will keep you so safe that you feel like an indestructible god. Companys that already exist that were inspired by Ares:
Ares Lighting Systems
Ares Cuisine Supply company.

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