Crethon

Created by Jijith Nadumuri at 21 Sep 2011 14:29 and updated at 21 Sep 2011 14:29

ILIAD NOUN

ild.05 Then Aeneas killed two champions of the Danaans, Crethon and Orsilochus.
ild.05 The river begat Orsilochus, who ruled over much people and was father to Diocles, who in his turn begat twin sons, Crethon and Orsilochus, well skilled in all the arts of war.
ild.05 Aeneas, bold though he was, drew back on seeing the two heroes side by side in front of him, so they drew the bodies of Crethon and Orsilochus to the ranks of the Achaeans and committed the two poor fellows into the hands of their comrades.

Arise Greece! from thy silent sleep, 2000 years long it is! Forget not, thy ancient culture, beautiful and marvelous it is!

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