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Apollo

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Definition Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing

Apollo was also the name given to the United States program to place a person on the moon.
  • NASA's program to land a man on the moon was named for Apollo.
  • "You should be honored," he said. You have borne a vision of Apollo.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • I had stood in the presence of great gods before: my father and grandfather, Hermes, Apollo.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • Apollo watched, his face pleasant.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • "Circe," Apollo said, and it was the greatest chime of all.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • All who were wise feared the god Apollo's wrath, silent as sunlight, deadly as plague.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • The river-gods are enraged that she favors me, and I hear even Apollo is jealous.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • And there they were: Apollo, lord of the lyre and the gleaming bow. ...
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • Boreas and Apollo quarreled over the youth they loved and he died.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • You think I'd let Apollo have him?
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • My uncle Boreas and Olympian Apollo had fallen in love with the same mortal youth.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • I had grown up hearing the stories of Hermes' daring: how as an infant he had risen from his cradle and made off with Apollo's cattle, how he had slain the monstrous guardian Argos after coaxing each of his thousand eyes to sleep, how he could pry secrets out of a stone and charm even rival gods to do his will.
    Madeline Miller  --  Circe
  • Apollo = Greek and Roman mythology:  god of light, music, poetry, prophecy, and healing
  • Will Solace stood in the doorway of the Apollo cabin, a stern look on his face.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • I wish I knew what happened to Apollo in Athens.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • The Apollo kids had been too busy with the injured.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • This is not what Apollo would want.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • At one point, Will Solace, the lead camper for Apollo, ran up to Nico and said something in his ear.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Jason wondered if Apollo had assumed this form to be inconspicuous, or to look pitiable to his father.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • The fear in Apollo's face certainly looked real, and also very human.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Apollo inched forward like he was walking the plank.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus

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