Comparing the Forgotten God of Love in Robert Bridges' Poem EPÙÓ and Anne Stevenson's Poem Eros. In Greek mythology, Eros is the god of love, and a god who is many times overlooked. In Robert Bridges' “EPÙÓ” and Anne Stevenson's “Eros”, the idea that Eros is overlooked is portrayed, but in two separate ways. “Eros” is revealed to the reader in two very different perspectives. The first poem by Robert Bridges portrays to the reader that Eros Is a true god and that when It.