|Fandom:||Homer, Greek Mythology, The Song of Achilles|
|Canonical?:||in some sources|
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The relationship between Achilles and Patroclus has been debated as long as their story has been around. A romantic or sexual relationship is not explicit in Homer's works, but it is in other ancient texts. Regardless of whether a romantic relationship is canon, their strong friendship and love for each other and their tragic end make for easy shipping.