how the war started

How the war started

The trojan war resulted from an incident at the wedding feast of Peleus, the king of Phthia, and Thetis a sea goddess. All the gods and goddesses were invited except Eris, the goddess of discord. Eris was offended and  tried to stir up trouble. She sent and apple inscribed "for the most beautiful". Three goddesses - Hera, Athena, and Aphrodite. Each clamied the apple and a quarrel began. Paris the son of king Priam of troy, Judged the dispute. He awarded the apple to Aphrodite because she promised him Helen, The most beautiful woman in the world.