Helen of Troy


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Helen of Troy

soars away into the air from the cave in which Menelaus left her. [Gk. Drama: Euripides Helen]

Helen of Troy

beautiful woman kidnapped by smitten Paris, precipitating Trojan war. [Gk. Lit.: Iliad; Trojan Women; Euripides, Helene]

Helen of Troy

Faust’s desire to possess her makes him faint. [Ger. Lit.: Faust]
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As the company enters the second half of 2017, Helen of Troy is launching four new items that should take the category by storm.
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Hermione, daughter of the beautiful Helen of Troy, unfortunately takes after her father--flaming red hair and average features.
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Her Helen of Troy in Clytemnestra was appealingly wanton against the uncomplicated openness of her Bride in Appalachian Spring." Thomas remembers of Winter: "She was a lyrical and impressively regal figure onstage, yet very down to earth, practical.
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The top-line results included a gain of 10.9 percent in sales from Helen of Troy's personal-care segment and a pickup of 12.3 percent in sales from its housewares segment.
She has been invited to universities in the US, Australia, Germany, Turkey and Holland to speak on subjects as diverse as Helen of Troy and concepts of Time in the Islamic world.
A former pupil at the old Mashill Grammar School, she has also done work for TV, contributing to programmes such as Helen of Troy and Ancient Plastic Surgery.
In Offenbach's version of the story of Helen of Troy, Helen is a bored housewife, her husband a rather boring fool and Paris is her dashing and charming suitor.