was also an assembly in Troy. Antenor believed that Helen and
the gold should be returned to the Greeks in exchange for a withdrawal
from Trojan lands.
Alexandros sharply refused to
return Helen but agreed to give back the treasure and add to it.
Priam rose from his seat and
proposed that sentries be posted and that Idaios go at dawn to the
Greek camp and present Alexandros' offer to them. In addition he charged
Idaios to arrange a truce to gather and burn the dead.
The Trojan warriors then took