by Erasmus

Jupiter's love-affairs were notorious. Hesiod enumerates his seven wives, and there were of course numerous affairs with mortals. Diana, goddess of the moon, who fell in love, with the beautiful sleeping hunter Endymion, had his sleep indefinitely prolonged by Jupiter in order to be able to embrace him every night without his knowledge.

Note to My Achievements And Attributes which is Part 2 of Folly Speaks from "The Praise Of Folly"

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