Mini Myth: I Ain’t Sayin’ He’s a Gold Digger, but Midas is Messing With, Well, Gold

08.06.2019 - By Let's Talk About Myths, Baby! A Greek & Roman Mythology Podcast

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We've all heard about the Midas Touch, but did you know it was Greek mythology?! I'm here to tell you all about it.
CW/TW: A general mythology warning: far too many Greek myths involve assault. Given it's fiction, and typically involves gods and/or monsters, I'm not as deferential as I would be were I referencing the real thing.
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Sources: Ovid's Metamorphoses translated by Allen Mandelbaum, The Greek Myths by Robert Graves.
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