First assignment info: This essay should be a MLA Format 500-750 word essay the source must be the

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This essay should be a MLA Format 500-750 word essay the source must be the from the story. This should be a close reading essay, and should use as evidence primarily passages from the work or works that you discuss. Choose one character from The Iliad and make a claim about that character and duty. Questions to consider: how does duty come up in relation to that character, and how does this affect the character's role in the story?

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The IliadDifferent Shades of Achilles CharacterCurse Name:Name of Student:Name of Instructor:Dated:"Different Shades of Achilles Character"This paper is based on a great poem named "The Iliad". This poem has various difficulties for the readers and based on many characters. In fact this poem covers many different themes such as interaction between fate and free will, pride, pursuit of glory and glory of battle and horror of war are the key themes that covers by the author. These themes are very difficult and complicated for the reader who read this poem first time. The key and main character of this poem is Achilles; we can say that he is the hero of this poem. Achilles is a child and portrayed by the author as a resentful, proud and insignificant character. The character of Achilles provides to exhibit heroic qualities even in today society. When his one of the best and most loyal friend Patroclus dies, we can see a sudden change in Achilles character drastically. In fact he tackles with a very drastic horror of death, so he puts his all immature ways to fulfill duty to his friend, competitors and his principles. In a way we can say that the character of Achilles is an analogy for the evaluation from youth to maturity level of life. In fact Achilles possesses his character as a superhuman and strengthen person of this world with close relationship with the gods. Achilles has the marks of great warrior and shows by his personality in the mightiest man in th

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