Do you KNOW who Harmodius and Aristogeiton were? Do you KNOW who Ioulus was, or Hercules? Do you know who Perseus and Adonis were? Adonis was Aphrodite's lover and he was from Troy (and he was an ancestor to the founders of Rome).
But there's no reason to read Ovid. There's no reason to read the Odyssey or the Illiad - or a modern text book. Because you have emoticons to study by. Emoticons... for MSN Messenger... about mythology. You can click here to download.