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Re: minotaur



In a message dated 5/29/99 3:03:38 AM Eastern Daylight Time, 
cs100h3a@hotmail.com writes:

<< Has anyone ever read the disription of the minotaur?
 If this decscibes what I think it does it changes a lot of history. >>

I'm not sure what you mean:

MINOTAUR, in Greek mythology, monster with the head of a bull and the body of 
a man. It was the offspring of Pasiphaë, queen of Crete, and a snow-white 
bull the god Poseidon had sent to Pasiphaë's husband, King Minos. When Minos 
refused to sacrifice the beast, Poseidon made Pasiphaë fall in love with it. 
After she gave birth to the Minotaur, Minos ordered the architect and 
inventor Daedalus to build a labyrinth so intricate that escape from it 
without assistance would be impossible.