The Trojan war literary allusions

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throwing the apple of discord
intentionally causing trouble

a helen
a beauty

a hector or to hector a person
bully, braggart, heckler

a cassandra
a person whose warnings of misfortune are never believed

an achilles heel
an area or action where a person feels vunerable; a weak or sore point

a trojan horse
someone or something meant to defeat from within; nice packaging but deadly or harmful inside

beware of the greeks bearing gifts
be suspicious of enemies who suddenly appear kind

loyal and devoted followers

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The Trojan war literary allusions
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