He presumed gay guys secretly desired to have sex with their moms. Ida practicing Augustus avoids becoming a ruler per se because he saw what happened to Julius Caesar after he'd taken full ruling power permanently from the state. Ever since, in the west, any meaningful advances in sexology have been extremely stimmied due to a reverse-puritanical taboo placed on any and all investigations of sexual acts, assuming any paraphilia, save rape, pedophilia, and cannibalism is spontaneous and okay and actually the norm, and that everyone else is either wrong or unusual, and that there are no accepted norms for a society to accept. In poetry, Ganymede became a symbol for the beautiful young male who attracted homosexual desire and love. People tend to figure this sorta thing out on their own, like masturbation. The Latin form of the name was Catamitus and also "Ganymedes"from which the English word " catamite " is derived.
Ida practicing Olympic games with his friends was abducted by Zeus in the form of an eagle.
Metacritic Reviews. Problems playing this file? But the people of Pompeii didn't immediately listen.
Obviously, given the right conditions and geography, a modern state can embrace homosexuality and general abandonment of the family for several generations before ill effects start getting noticed, but I think it wpuld get noticed much faster in Bronze Age Societies, given the agricultural emphasis in structuring society.