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Sometimes spelled Ajax. A Greek who fought in the Trojan war, and also a
total jerk who raped and killed a princess on Athene's altar. He's
about to escape Athene's punishment, when he goes "wildly mad and tossed
out a word of defiance; for he said that in despite of the gods he
escaped the great gulf of the sea" (4.502-511). Poseidon immediately
kills him. Moral? Don't defy the gods.