zeus:A paranoid father begins to eat his baby children alive. Can his wife save her youngest boyA war in the heavens changes the fate of Greece forever.
zeus: Cronos, father of the gods, who gave his name to time, married his sister Rhea, goddess of earth. Now, Cronos had become king of the gods by killing his father, Uranus, the First One.
Submit CancelThe dying Uranus had prophesied, saying, “You murder me now and steal my throne—but one of your own sons will dethrone you, for crime begets crime.”So Cronos was very careful. One by one, he swallowed his children as they were born.
he earth quaked and tidal waves rolled as the gods fought. The Titans were tall as trees, and old Cronos was a crafty leader. He attacked fiercely, driving the young gods before him. But Zeus had laid a trap.
After Cronos was deposed, the three sons threw dice for his empire. Zeus, the youngest, won and chose the sky. Poseidon smiled to himself because the sky was empty, and he knew that the impulsive Zeus had chosen it because it looked so high. And now, he, Poseidon, could choose as he would have done if he had won. He chose the sea. He had always wanted it;