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A Heros Adventure The term hero comes from Greek mythology where the child is the result of the union between a human and a god or goddess Superhuman characteristics and exceptional feats of bravery strength and military endeavor frequently display a hero so the term hero means anyone displaying exceptional traits A hero in literature goes through a long journey or many events and in the end saves someone or accomplishes something A hero always stays alive because that person has to complete a task or duty in the end There are many differences and similarities between heroes of the past and present Heroes exist everywhere in the past present and future Heroes existed in the past and one of the best heroes of all time was Odysseus from Homers The Odyssey A man one who was never at a loss from Homers The Odyssey Odysseus was a man who was witty and sly and always managed to get himself out of danger Odysseus son of Laertes always came outranked everyone and could never be beaten He had traveled far in the world after the sack of Troy the virgin fortress he saw many cities of men and learnt their mind he endured many troubles and hardships in the struggle to save his own life and to bring back his men safe to their homes from Homers The Odyssey Odysseus King of Ithaca went through many vigorous adventures to reach home and to set balance and harmony through his home and Ithaca Throughout Odysseus many adventures he learns a lesson and with that lesson he becomes wiser both mentally and physically As this hero progresses through his journeys he becomes more judicious and therefore makes better choices throughout his life In present day heroes exist however there are different issues to be taken care of such as in Harper Lees To Kill A Mockingbird The state has not produced one
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