Medusa and Athena

Medusa and Athena

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  • Exposition
  • Medusa was once a priestess, serving the mighty goddess Athena.
  • Conflict
  • When Medusa fell in love with Poseidon, and married him, Athena became very angry.
  • Rising Action
  • As a consequence for breaking her promise of service, Athena turned Medusa from a beautiful maiden into a repulsive and grotesque creature.
  • Climax
  • With nowhere to go, Medusa fled to Africa in her despair.
  • Falling Action
  • As a result of Athena's curse, anyone who gazed upon Medusa were subsequently turned into stone.
  • Resolution
  • Medusa was finally put out of her misery when Perseus killed her.
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