Helen was considered the most beautiful woman in the world. She is the wife of Menelaos and was the cause of the Trojan War. When the goddesses were trying to persuade Paris into giving one of them the apple of discord, Aphrodite offered Helen, the most beautiful woman in the world, to Paris in exchange for the apple. Paris decided to give the apple to Aphrodite. Helen spent many years living in Troy as Paris's wife during the Trojan War. When Telemakhos arrived in Sparta, Helen recognized him as Odysseus's son because they look very similar.


Helen was the queen of Sparta and she had beauty beyond compare. Who beauty was gambled once by Aphrodite when she said that she would give Helen to Paris if he gave her the golden apple. This is where the Trojan War began. Helen was captured by the trojans and stayed with Paris. She was responsible for many of her men dying and for the whole start of the Trojan War. When Telemakhos comes to her in Sparta, she offers her help in the searching for Odysseus.