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  • Although Neptune is the Roman counterpart to the Greek Poseidon, Neptune was never as popular amongst the Roman sailors as Neptune was amongst the Greek sailors.
  • Cassie for Cassiopeia, the constellation, the queen tied to her chair in the northern sky, who was beautiful but vain, placed in the heavens by the sea god Poseidon as a punishment for her boasting.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • As usual, I was struck by his resemblance to his father, Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • "Hey, I’m a Poseidon kid," he said.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus

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  • Son of Poseidon!
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • Like Zeus, Poseidon, Athena-
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades, the eldest brothers among the gods—they’re called the Big Three.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • My dad, by the way, is Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • Earthquakes and tidal waves were the wrath of Poseidon.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • The problem for me: I was usually the only one in the Poseidon cabin, and I’m not exactly what you would call neat.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth

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  • And of course she’s got the rivalry with Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • "Speaking to horses is a Poseidon thing," Percy said.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Son of Neptune
  • By all means, Son of Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan’s Curse
  • Yet all the gods had pitied Lord Odysseus, all but Poseidon, raging cold and rough against the brave king till he came ashore at last on his own land.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
  • Priam is the son of Laomedon, who cheated Poseidon of payment when he built the city’s walls.
    Homer  --  The Iliad
  • In the battle between the pagan symbols and Christian symbols, the pagans lost; Poseidon’s trident became the devil’s pitchfork, the wise crone’s pointed hat became the symbol of a witch, and Venus’s pentacle became a sign of the devil.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • The cadet laughed through the bullhorn, which made him seem as sinister as Poseidon was with Odysseus when he kept foiling his attempts to get home to Ithaca.
    Jack Gantos  --  Hole in My Life
  • The bull in question had been sent by the god Poseidon, long ago, when Minos was contending with his brothers for the throne.
    Joseph Campbell  --  The Hero With a Thousand Faces
  • Max thought he looked like Poseidon, as huge and wild as the sea.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • Percy Jackson, son of Poseidon . probably the demigod Hazel admired most.
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades
  • Piper had heard that Percy could speak to horses, being the son of the horse lord Poseidon, but she’d never seen it in action.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • [1] Iphimedeia bore to Poseidon two sons, "but they were shortlived, godlike Otus and far-famed Ephialtes whom the fruitful Earth nourished to be the tallest and much the most beautiful of mortals except renowned Orion, for at nine years old they were nine cubits in breadth, and nine fathoms tall.
    Dante Alighieri  --  Dante’s Inferno
  • Proteus of Egypt does,
    the immortal Old Man of the Sea who never lies,
    who sounds the deep in all its depths, Poseidon’s servant.
    He’s my father, they say, he gave me life.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
  • Offering on Poseidon’s altar the finest white bull that he owned, he added the other to his herd.
    Joseph Campbell  --  The Hero With a Thousand Faces
  • The anti-Poseidon you whacked in the head with a Terminus statue.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • Another cosmic joke for Gaea to laugh at: Annabeth dies trying to keep her boyfriend, the son of Poseidon, from drowning.
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades
  • I understood why Poseidon had been so smitten with her.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • So Poseidon is hostile to Troy, as he explains in Book VII (452-3), because Laomedon cheated him and Apollo when they built Troy’s walls.
    Homer  --  The Iliad
  • Can’t you sense it, Son of Poseidon?
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan’s Curse
  • The Poseidon cabin was at the end of the row of "male god" cabins on the right side of the green.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • Being the son of Poseidon and all, I have perfect bearings at sea.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • My boyfriend, Percy, he’s a son of Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • Jupiter and Poseidon—bad combination.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Zeus, Poseidon, Hades.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • But at home, the queen had been inspired by Poseidon with an ungovernable passion for the bull.
    Joseph Campbell  --  The Hero With a Thousand Faces
  • Percy, have you seen Poseidon lately?
    Rick Riordan  --  The Mark of Athena
  • Besides, monsters could smell demigods—especially powerful ones like Percy, son of Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The House of Hades
  • My dad is the godly one—Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • The "Big Three" gods-Zeus, Poseidon, and Hades-had made a pact after World War II not to have any more children with mortals.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • Are you really the son of Poseidon?
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan’s Curse
  • His eye lit up when he described the Cyclopes’ forges and the palace of Poseidon, but he also told us how tense things were.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • Poseidon the sea, Hades the Underworld.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • Now, being the son of Poseidon and all, I was okay with this.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • I mean, no combination is going to be perfect, but Poseidon, Hephaestus, Pluto, Mars .
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • My dad is Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • Oh, and your father, Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • The "Big Three" pact had only been broken twice-once when Zeus sired Thalia, once when Poseidon sired me.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • Finally I got to Cabin Three, the cabin of Poseidon.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan’s Curse
  • He knew that the next child of the Big Three gods-Zeus, Poseidon, or Hades-who turned sixteen was prophesied to either save or destroy Mount Olympus.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • But Zeus and Poseidon-they both had, like, a bazillion kids in the myths.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
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