Vulcan was the son
of Juno and Jupiter. He was born with a limp. Vulcan was married (and
deeply loved) by Venus, the goddess of love and beauty.
is the Roman god of fire and forge. He was always making things. Like
all Romans, he was a great builder. In Roman mythology, he was one of
the top 12 gods in the heavens - the 12 gods that made up the Dei
Consentes, the council of Gods.
One day, Jupiter, king of all the gods, ordered
Vulcan to create the first mortal woman out of clay. Vulcan created the
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