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The Iliad

The Iliad

by Homer

Analysis: Steaminess Rating

Exactly how steamy is this story?

R

Whether it's Helen recognizing Aphrodite by her youthful cleavage, Thetis dispensing some free relationship advice to her son, or the scene of Hera and Zeus making love on top of Mount Ida, the Iliad certainly has plenty of sexual shenanigans.

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