english hs aeneid question

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can someone tell me the reason why Aphrodite and Hera were feuding? was it because they didn't want Aeneas to make to Italy?

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    Aphrodite and Hera often feud because Aphrodite is the symbol of love and Hera is the symbol of war. In mythology they often used to portray conflict.

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    so they fought in Aeneid because they always do?

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    ... and because Vergil wrote this to emphasize a connection between the classical Greek culture and the new Roman culture.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aeneid

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