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  • "The second sample is taken from the 3rd track titled 'Typhoeus' and this song combines some of the most challenging riffs and phrases that I've ever written.

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  • The one seemed to be a monstrous son of baleful Typhoeus or of Earth herself, such as she brought forth aforetime, in her wrath against Zeus; but the other, the son of Tyndareus, was like a star of heaven, whose beams are fairest as it shines through the nightly sky at eventide.

    The Argonautica

  • But when Zeus had conquered him and lashed him with strokes, Typhoeus was hurled down, a maimed wreck, so that the huge earth groaned.

    Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

  • Typhoeus, and as Zeus is still reigning the poet can only go on to give a list of gods born to Zeus by various goddesses.

    Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

  • Typhoeus was overwhelmed by Zeus amongst the Arimi in Cilicia.

    Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

  • Prochyta quivers at the sound, and the couchant rocks of Inarime, piled above Typhoeus by Jove's commands.

    The Aeneid of Virgil

  • Before thee the Stygian pools [296-329] shook for fear, before thee the warder of hell, couched on half-gnawn bones in his blood-stained cavern; to thee not any form was terrible, not Typhoeus 'self towering in arms; thou wast not bereft of counsel when the snake of Lerna encompassed thee with thronging heads.

    The Aeneid of Virgil

  • Typhoeus > (Another name for Typhon, a fearsome giant who contended with the gods) gin > engine [of torture], rack (a long table with a roller at each end to which the ankles and wrists were attached by ropes) 8 Theseus, condemned to endless sloth by law;

    The Faerie Queene — Volume 01

  • The one seemed to be a monstrous son of baleful Typhoeus or of

    The Argonautica

  • Typhoeus, and as Zeus is still reigning the poet can only go on to give

    Hesiod, the Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

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  • A mythological dragon with one hundred heads.

    February 16, 2011