,carried his lightning bolts for him.Zeus had a quick temper, a big sense of humor, and lots of girlfriends. He was not afraidof anything exceptHera,his wife.
Poseidon was the Lord of the Sea. His brothers were Zeus - the king of all the gods, and Hades - the kingof the underworld.Poseidon was a good looking fellow. He had deep blue eyes and streaming green hair. He was a restlessfellow, always on the move.Poseidon was very powerful. He could raise his hand and a new island would appear! The Greeks wereterrified of Poseidon.All the Greeks, but especially those who lived in coastal towns, built a temple to honor Poseidon. They brought special gifts to the temple every day, hoping to keep him happy. Sometimes it worked. Some-times it didn't. Poseidon was
moody.Poseidon had many wives. But his main wife was not jealous, so Poseidon did not have the problems athome that Zeus did.