Greek mythology eros cupid/pic unobserved, he ran across the threshold glancing around him sharply. Mid-Manhattan Library Picture Collection. Ancient Greek religion and mythology. The tenth three fullmoon nights of bliss gives to Alkmena's Alcmena's bedmate. Harris, War and Imperialism in Republican Rome: Pliny records a tale of a dolphin at Puteoli carrying a boy on its back across a lake to go to school each day; when the boy died, the dolphin grieved itself to death.