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Jason and the Argonauts 2

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Aeson and Alcimede
Jason's father and mother
avenge wrongs
what Chiron taught Jason
Centaur
the creature that Chiron was
anger
Jason's reaction to tale of his birth
punish uncle or perish
what Jason vowed to do
3 things Jason did after tale
gird sword, put on sandals, set out
spring
season of journey
breathless, exhausted
Jason's condition after crossing
Juno
what old dame became
peacock
how Jason recognized Juno
aid and protection
what Juno promised Jason
Iolcus
end of 1st journey
festival
what Pelias was celebrating
resore seized power
what Jason demanded of Pelias
surrender power, wealth, enter obscurity
what Pelias would not think of
after banquet
when Pelias would talk to Jason
heroic deeds
what bards at banquet sang about
Phryxus and Helle
story bards recited
Athamas and Nephele
Phryxus & Helle's parents
Ino
cruel stepmother
Neptune
sent means of escape to Phryxus & Helle
Winged, golden-fleeced ram
on what Phryxus & Helle fled
fell into sea
happened to Helle on journey
Hellespont
bears Helle's name
Phryxus
sacrificed the ram
not brave enough
what Pelias said about today's youth
foolish
what Jason thought of vow to get fleece
Juno shrine at Dodona
Jason visited before seeking fleece
Minerva
who built Jason's boat
Mt. Pelion
where trees for boat came from
swift-sailing
what the name Argo means
Aeolus
Juno bargained with him for good winds
Phineus
blind king Jason met
sons of Boreas
chased off Harpies
Strophades Islands
where the Harpies fled
Symplegades
name of floating, crashing rocks
mouth of Bosporus
where rocks are chained to seabottom
Colchis
end of 2nd journey
Aeetes
king of Colchis
Vulcan
god of the fire-breathing bulls
Mars
god of the plowed field
giants in full armor
appeared after sowing dragon's teeth
threw dust in faces
how Jason defeated giants
Absyrtus
Medea's brother on the Argo
killed, cut up and threw overboard Absyrtus
how Medea delayed pursuing father
resign throne to Aeson
what Jason demanded of Pelias on return
cut up and boil father with herbs
Medea's instructions to Pelias' daughters
Glauce or Creusa
Jason's second love
killed them
what resentful Medea did to her children
Argo will cause Jason's death
Medea's warning to Jason as she fled