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→ Myths → Mercury, Herse, and Aglauros
→ Cycles
→ Mercury travels to Athens
→ Mercury falls in love with Herse
→ Mercury, Herse and Envy
→ Mercury asks Aglauros to let him pass to Herse's bedroom
→ Mercury welcomed in the house of Cecrops (not in Ovid)
→ Minerva visits Envy
→ Aglauros blocks the passage to Herse's bedroom and is turned into stone
→ Mercury in Herse's bedroom
→ Mercury leaves
→ Marriage of Mercury and Herse