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an omnipotent God warring with his creatures

The war of gods and titans first recounted in Hesiod's Theogony is likewise such a heavenly battle: it was won by Jupiter only after Prometheus came over to the side of the gods on the strength of Jupiter's promise to ameliorate the human condition, a promise he later betrayed. Percy Bysshe Shelley develops this scenario in Asia's long recital of the legendary history in Prometheus Unbound, II.iv.32ff.