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The ancient Greek Gods and Goddess contain a wealth of stories and legends, wrapped in Myths which typically provide a story with a morale code designed to influence the reader into behaviour as fitting Greek culture of the era.
In this article, we look at Admete and the myths and legends surrounding Admete , Admete relationship to and with other Greek Gods and Goddess and key events and stories which relate to ancient astrology and the changing seasons.
She was one of the daughters of Eurystheus and Atimache, it was said that the task of fetching the Golden Girdle of the Amazon Queen, set by her father for Heracles, was to be a gift for her. Admete signifies, unbroken, untamed, by which we may assume, she was a virgin and headstrong, thus the girdle which was a type of chastity belt would seem a suitable gift.