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Simile In The Iliad Essay

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In the Iliad it is an interesting piece of literature, that gives the reader more than just a story, but also gives a sense of close connection with the story. One of the tools used in the book is the Epic Simile, which are sentences used to describe with more detail previous lines. This gives the reader a more intense point of view of the book. In many cases, those lines are described with lions representing the warriors that were fighting the many battles present in the Iliad. It is safe to say that the epic simile puts the reader in the book and adds even more drama to what is an Epic war. For my assignment, it was written an epic simile from page 245, line 213 to 217. In this section, it is described how an angry Little Ajax seeks revenge
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