Q: How did Gorgios persuade his people to make his country strong?
He suggested that the acrobat at the court was necessary to make the Country strong. This acrobat would show perfect physical fitness which would inspire the youth and the soldiers.
Q: Who was chosen Court acrobat, and why?
It was Gorgios himself who was chosen for this post. In spite of his old age, he was considered the right man for this post. In this way, his nation gave him respect for his idea.
Q: What was the viewpoint of the parents of Gorgios?
Gorgios was interested in Sports and wished to prove his parents wrong. It means that they used to advise him to take more interest in studies. Their viewpoint was like the viewpoint of most of the parents.
Q: How did Gorgios come to learn that his parents were right?
He had spent his whole life for the realization of his wild idea His parents wanted him to do traditional things. No doubt he got his aim in the end, but he came to know that his parents were right.
Q: Why did Jorkens go to Gorgios’ country?
Jorkens was overtāken by wanderlust. He was on his trip to the continent that he came to that country. When he came to know that there was a ceremony, he went to the court to see it. Describe the uniform of the Court acrobat. It was a tight-fitting suit of red velvet. It was decorated with gold buttons. Designs of gold lace on it gave a beautiful shine.
Q: What arrangements were made for the function of Gorgios’ inauguration?
The court room had been turned into a kind of gymnasium The members of the Royal House sat along a raised platform. The high swings hung down from the ceiling. A row of neat hurdles was arranged on the polished floor.[the_ad id=”17151″]