- Trojan Horse
- Achilles Heel
- The Face that Launched a Thousand Ships
These are three phrases that you should recognize that come directly from the Iliad, even if you have never heard of it, despite its being written 500 years or so before the New Testament, about a war that took place about 3200 years ago.
What other mythological references are you now aware of in your daily life?
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