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The Metamorphoses

The Metamorphoses


by Ovid

The Metamorphoses: You Don’t Want to Myth Thith One True or False

1. What war does Ovid begin covering in Book 12? -> The Trojan War
2. Ovid covers the origins of what city? -> The City of Brotherly Love. Not Philadelphia - this one was in Ancient Greece. And they took it seriously.
3. Who founds this city? -> Aeneas
4. Who was the emperor in Ovid’s time? -> Oh, it was Ovid’s time, was it? A whole time belonging just to him, eh? Typical.
5. How does Ovid end his poem? -> A prayer