jump to navigation

cadmean victory August 2, 2010

Posted by vocabulry in Uncategorized.
trackback

Pyrrhic victory

This could be a Cadmean victory for Russia, because it could sow unrest based on desire for freedom among the nations enslaved by Russia. The reference is to the story of the warriors who sprang from the teeth of the dragon slain by Cadmus. the founder of Thebes in ancient Greece. …

.

Advertisements

Comments»

No comments yet — be the first.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: