A bay was born named Paris, and it was prophesied that he would be the downfall of Troy, so he was taken up to a mountain to be killed, but a bear took him in for the night
he was saved the next day and grew up to pit his bull against other bulls, and one day he offered a competitioon that whichever bull could beat his, would be awarded a crown, and so Ares turned into a bull and competed
The gods saw that he was a fair man, and s when Eris though an apple saying the fairest into a wedding feast of the gods, he was chosen to judge who the fairest was.
They started to offer bribes, and Aphrodite offered the love of Queen Helen, the most beautiful mortal woman, so he chose her, stole helen away from Sparta and received her love.
when King Menelaus found that his wife was gone, he sent her former suitors to Troy to retrieve her