Psyche&Aerin Final

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Psyche&Aerin Final

  1. 1. Psyche & Aerin<br />Two unlikely heroines face life changing events on a journey to find themselves<br />
  2. 2. Home<br />Psyche<br />Youngest of three princesses<br />So incredibly beautiful that the people stopped praying to Aphrodite entirely so they could worship Psyche<br />Aphrodite became outraged <br />Aerin<br />Only child of the twice widowed King of Damar<br />Hated by her people because of her mother<br />Her orange hair and pale skin stick out among the dark haired and tanned skinned people of her home<br />
  3. 3. Call<br />Psyche<br />Aphrodite sent her son Eros to cast a spell on Psyche that would cause her to fall in love with the ugliest man on Earth<br />Eros failed so Aphrodite took matters into her own hands<br />Aerin<br />Ate the royal plant<br />Found the old history book<br />
  4. 4. Tests—Psyche <br />1st task—Aphrodite sent Psyche to a room full<br />of mixed grain, beans and lentils and then<br />told her to separate them by morning. <br />2nd task—Psyche must go to the grove where the sheep with the golden fleece reside and bring back a lock of fleece from everyone of them<br />3rd task—Aphrodite hands her a small box and commands her to descend to Persephone and bring back some of her beauty in a box<br />
  5. 5. Tests—Aerin <br />1st task—discovering how to make kenet<br />2nd task—overcoming her first dragon<br />3rd task—defeating Maur<br />4th task—defeating her uncle<br />5th task—saving her kingdom<br />
  6. 6. Helpers<br />Psyche<br />Ants<br />Eros<br />Naiads<br />Aerin<br />Tor<br />Luthe<br />Teka<br />
  7. 7. Transformation<br />Psyche<br />Goddess<br />Mortal<br />Didn’t really believe in love<br />Fell for Eros<br />Aerin<br />Young woman without a place in the world let alone her own kingdom<br />Queen and champion<br />Came into the spotlight and can never go back to how she was before<br />Sat in the backdrop and let everyone look past/over her<br />
  8. 8. Conclusion<br /><ul><li>Both Aerin and Psyche lived somewhat privileged lives because of their status
  9. 9. They underwent an outward journey that really turned out to be an inward journey</li></li></ul><li>Sources<br />http://www.geocities.com/EnchantedForest/Glade/9963/books/hero.jpg <br />http://www.paleothea.com/Myths/Psyche.html <br />http://www.goddessgift.com/goddess-myths/greek_goddess_psyche.htm <br />

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