Two hundred years ago, America's founding fathers created not only a new government, but a secret society meant to safeguard the ideals of the nation's hard-won freedom. This is their story; the beginning of the Eyes of Athena.The Beginning of the Eyes of Athena. You won't want to miss this. From the savagery of 1750's London to the unconquered wilderness of the 13 Colonies. The founding fathers sought to create a safeguard, to protect their newly declared union.