Ancient Greek Myths for Kids
Pegasus, the flying
horse, was the son of Poseidon, king of the ocean, and Medusa, a
horrible monster with snakes for hair.
the stories of Pegasus are wonderful and warm. Some tell how Pegasus
carried wounded Greek soldier from battle.
people tried to kidnap this famous horse. Some succeeded. But the gods
always intervened, always on the side of Pegasus, and always to the
disadvantage of whomever had kidnapped him.
after many adventures, Pegasus found a home on Mount Olympus. He became
the thundering horse Zeus rode in the stars.
Story of Pegasus & Bellerophon
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