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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
→ The War of Troy → Main episodes → Achilles and Polyxena
→ Events before the meeting of Achilles and Polyxena
→ Achilles first sees Polyxena
→ Achilles sends a messenger to Hecuba asking for Polyxena in marriage
→ Priam, Hecuba, Polyxena and Paris discuss Achilles's marriage proposal
→ Achilles tries to convince the Greeks to end the war so that he can marry Polyxena
→ Achilles refuses to fight because of his love for Polyxena
→ Agamemnon sends Nestor to demand Achilles rejoins the war
→ Achilles is asked to fight again
→ Achilles agrees to rejoin the fight
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