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The Aeneid

The Aeneid

by Virgil

The Aeneid: Symbols True or False

1. Some of the Aeneid’s main drama arises from conflicts between Aeneas’s sense of duty and ______.Fire
2. What symbolizes what is hidden, special and rare?Gold
3. What imagery features in the destruction of Troy?Fire
4. Fire in Dido's veins representsPassion
5. When Aeneas is "enflamed" by the images of Rome’s future, this symbolizesEnthusiasm

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