The Aeneid Is A Latin Epic Poem Written By Virgil

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The Aeneid is a Latin epic poem written by Virgil. The Aeneid tells a story of Aenes, a Trojan who traveled to Italy, where he became the ancestor of the romans. The Iliad is an ancient Greek epic poem written by Homer. Both the Aeneid and the Iliad are both the same and different at the same time. The Iliad and the Aeneid are both masterworks in epic poetry. Not only do they summon destiny and martial duty, but also heroism. They are both fixated around the Trojan War. In the Iliad it focuses mainly on the end of the Trojan War and the war’s critical power. In the Aeneid it focuses on the Trojan War’s outcome and lays the basis, and also confirmation for a new development and the celebration of the defeaters. Now, after explaining both the Iliad and the Aeneid, I am going to be comparing the morals, authors, heroes, and endings. Both the Iliad and the Aeneid have different morals. The moral for the Iliad is about the dangers of arrogance. It shows that in a few ways. First, we see the pride of Achilles as he holds out and does not go into the battle. This costs many lives and almost the cost of the Greeks. We also see the self-importance of Agamemnon. He cannot take the fact that Achilles is a better fighter than he is. In addition, we see even the self-importance of Hector. He knows that Achilles will overthrow him, but he has to fight him anyway. In the end, all of this pride leads to death and catastrophe. The moral for the Aeneid is that you must follow your purpose,

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