The Love of Lesbos The Love of Lesbos Poetry is a form feelings, thoughts, and opinions. However, many times in writing a poem, the poet reveals much more than just his or her emotions. Society's beliefs and personalities are often portrayed. The poem He Is More Than A Hero by Sappho shows that Ancient Greek culture valued of love. The Greek society regarded love as an important, vivarent emotion. He Is More Than A Hero accurately depicts the high amount of respect Greek people displayed for feelings of love.
El Cid- Rodrigo Diaz De VivarEl Cid- Rodrigo Diaz De Vivar El Cid (Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar) El Cid is the name given in song and story to a great national hero of Spain. His real name was Rodrigo Diaz de Vivar. El Cid comes from the Arabic El Seid meaning the lord. He was also known as campeador (champion) by his admiring countrymen. He was a Spanish warrior whom later legend made into a hero and the symbol of chivalry and virtue. El Cid was born in Vivar near Burgos c. 1043. His father, Diego Lainez, was a member of the mino