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Which God put a plague on the achaeans?


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Also know, why does Zeus owe Thetis a favor?

Answer and Explanation: Zeus owes Thetis a favor because she helped to protect him when the other gods revolted and tried to overthrow him.

Likewise, what does Achilles accuse Agamemnon of? To Achilles this is an outrageous affront to his honor and status as the most valiant fighter among the Greeks. He accuses Agamemnon of a trans-gression of the heroic code. Instead of recognizing Achilles as his peer (homoion) he has "dishonored" him.

Also to know is, why is Achilles so angry at Agamemnon?

In Book One, Agamemnon has his war prize, a captured woman, taken away from him. Not only is Achilles upset because he was fond of Briseis, he is also upset because his pride took a hit in front of all the warriors who saw that Agamemnon got the better of him. This causes him to stop fighting.

What does Thetis promise for her son Achilles?

Who is Achilles' mother and what does she do. Thetis promises to help her son as he complains to her. He wants his mother to pray to Zeus to exact vengeance on Agamemnon and his men. Thetis then tells her son that she will speak with Zeus in 12 days, as he owes her a favor.

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