Pomegranate Promise. Picture

So we all know the story of Hades falling for Persephone’s beauty and kidnapped and tricked her into staying part of the year with him by making her eat some pomegranate seeds.

And it got me wondering if Persephone really did at one point come to love Hades. After all, she became the Queen of Hades. I’d like to believe that she did fall in love with him and learned to love him. Hades wasn’t exactly a villain. He just drew the short straw and couldn’t rule the Sea and the Sky, so he landed in Hell.

Then again, my theory is sounding a lot like Stockholm Syndrome.

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