Stories of the Past 5 Picture

The fifth page. This is obviously not going to be that discreet and peaceful visit at the agora that Athena hoped for.

Athena is sometimes described as holding a position between the male and the female. She was not less familiar with weaving (a typical women's work) than with the art of war. I imagine that this situation (she is not a man but doesn't behave as a "real" woman should do, either) sometimes becomes quite tiresome for her. Especially since she's a protectress of law, order and civilized life. The low status of women was a natural part of the social order during this time.
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