Eos (Aurora) was
the goddess of the dawn. She was the sister of Helios and Selene.
She had a son named Memnon.
Eos had and affair
with Tithonus, the brother of the King Priam of Troy. They had
a son named Memnon, but he was killed by Achilles in the Trojan
War. The people believed dewdrops were shed by Eos for her son.