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  • ELYSIUM, in Greek mythology, the Elysian fields, the abode of the righteous after their removal from earth.
  • No reference is made to them by Homer, who speaks instead of the Elysian Plain (Od.
  • Medea was honoured as a goddess at Corinth, and was said to have become the wife of Achilles in the Elysian fields.
  • There are 22 parks, with about 3800 acres within or on the borders of the city limits; among the parks are Griffith (3015 acres), Elysian (532 acres), Eastlake (57 acres), Westlake (35 acres) and Echo (38 acres).
  • Later stories say that Thetis snatched his body from the pyre and conveyed it to the island of Leuke, at the mouth of the Danube, where he ruled with Iphigeneia as his wife; or that he was carried to the Elysian fields, where his wife was Medea or Helen.

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