We truly appreciate your support. Vanquished by Hera, Argive goddess, and by Athena, who helped to ruin Phrygia, I am leaving Ilium, that famous town, and the altars that I love; for when drear desolation seizes on a town, the worship of the gods decays and tends to lose respect. For, from his home beneath Parnassus, Phocian Epeus, aided by the craft of Pallas, framed a horse to bear within its womb an armed host, and sent it within the battlements, fraught with death; whence in days to come men shall tell of "the wooden horse," with its hidden load of warriors. Groves forsaken stand and temples of the gods run down with blood, and at the altar's very base, before the god who watched his home, lies Priam dead. Change ), You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out /  Change ), You are commenting using your Twitter account. Using your planning guide, craft a 1st person point (I) of view speech as though you ARE your Greek Character. I like it very much. ; You should embody your character completely, sharing as much information as you can from your web. And wouldst thou see that queen of misery, Hecuba, thou canst; for there she lies before the gates, weeping many a bitter tear for many a tribulation; for at Achilles' tomb-though she knows not this-her daughter Polyxena has died most piteously; likewise is Priam dead, and her children too; Cassandra, whom the king Apollo left to be a virgin, frenzied maid, hath Agamemnon, in contempt of the god's ordinance and of piety, forced to a dishonoured wedlock. He has descended from Mount. A priest takes a mixed band of survivors on a journey through the bowels of the ship in an attempt to survive. more…, All Mark Protosevich scripts | Mark Protosevich Scripts. Arcadia taketh some, and some the folk of Thessaly; others are assigned to Theseus' sons, the Athenian chiefs. All the storms and thunders he’ll have on his journey back home. Δειλός! ( Log Out /  I don’t even know what that means, but if it’s a euphemism for carnal relations, then count Poseidon in! And boy would I love to “put a ring on it,” as Ms. Knowles suggests. How dare he touch my son, I’ll show him how it feels like to be humiliated. "Poseidon" Scripts.com. He will live with the terror and hurt inside. Change ), You are commenting using your Facebook account. Lo! STANDS4 LLC, 2020. to learn more about this monologue from The Trojan Women and unlock other amazing theatre resources! Join StageAgent today and unlock amazing theatre resources and opportunities. While to Achaean ships great store of gold and Phrygian spoils are being conveyed, and they who came against this town, those sons Of Hellas, only wait a favouring breeze to follow in their wake, that after ten long years they may with joy behold their wives and children. Join the StageAgent community Cheshire, CT, Pericles Finally, the The Poseidon Adventure script is here for all you quotes spouting fans of the movie with Gene Hackman, Ernest Borgnine, Shelley Winters, etc.