trojan war

  1. BratMedic

    The Iliad and the Odyssey by Jan Parker

    Interestingly, when Homer wrote about the Trojan war in around 700 BCE he referenced the death of Priam's son, Gorgythian "His head, weighed down by the helmet, fell to one side like a garden poppy heavy with seed and spring rain". This, appears to be the first mention of poppies representing...