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Zeus constantly battles with the godly virtues while continuing to have all the Zeus in Greek mythology was chief and father of all Gods and mortalsHe corresponds to the Roman god JupiterHe lived atop MtOlympus at the center of the earth where all the gods lived and held courtSometimes Olympus was thought of as an actual mountain in Greece but more often as a lofty reign in the heavensZeus was pictured as a kingly bearded figure who supposedly hurled thunderbolts from the mountain to announce his angerHis bird was the eagle and his tree the oakHe became the father of all who populated the heavens and earthHis promiscuous behavior was legend Zeus was the youngest son of the Titan Cronus and Rhea who was actually a sister to CronusThey produced many offspring but Cronus could not allow his children to survive because it had been prophesied that he would be dethroned by one of his childrenHe swallowed each of them following their birth except for Zeus who was saved his mother RheaShe gave Cronus a stone wrapped in swaddling clothes for him swallow instead of ZeusHe grew to manhood attended by nymphs on the island of CreteCronus was growing old so Zeus gave him an emetic causing him to vomit up his brothers and sisters five gods and goddesses along with the stone that Rhea had given him They where alive and unhurtCronus was dethroned and the legend has it that Zeus struck him with a thunderbolt and killed him becoming the leader in his place Zeus triumph was far from serene the Titans rebelled and for ten years the fighting lasted neither the Gods or the Titans could secure a victoryZeus went and released the Cyclops and with their power and weapons were able to finally defeat the TitansThere were still attempts to defeat Zeus and the other OlympiansIt required all the power of the other Gods and Monsters to
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