Hope and Pandora’s Box

Lawrence Alma-Tadema‘s water-color of an ambivalent Pandora, 1881 In Greek mythology, Pandora was the first human woman created by the gods.┬áZeus ordered her to be molded out of earth as part of humanity’s punishment for Prometheus’ theft of the secret of fire. According to the myth, the gods gave her a jar that contained all … Continue reading Hope and Pandora’s Box