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The Odyssey

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The Odyssey is the epic poem written by Homer. In the Odyssey, Odysseus, King of Ithaca and the main character, is on a quest to get home, however he must face many challenges the Gods of Olympus set before him.
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Answer Until they were written down, they were passed on by storytellers for many generations. The Illiad and Odyssey was originally a very, very long poem written by the Greek poet, Homer.
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The original author(s) of these works is not positively known. The Greek Poet Homer ('Ομηρος) produced their current form around the 9th Century BC. (Homer could have been a group of writers as no records have ever been found of the actual poet.) However, there is a pattern of style being us…
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NIKE (or Nicé) was the winged goddess or spirit of victory, both in battle and peaceful competition. When Zeus was gathering allies at the start of the Titan War, Styx brought her four children, Nike (Victory), Zelos (Rivalry), Kratos (Strength) and Bia (Force) into the service of the god. Nike wa…
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There are a couple places to go when you dead, the morgue a funeral home, a church and at the cemetary Nowhere. They are dead - no longer living. In various mythologies, the dead will go to different places. In Greek mythology the dead would go to Erebus: either to suffer eternally, or to find grea…
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Answer an important one. without the women, their would be no reasons for the soldiers to return to their homes, and there would be no children to raise.
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Odysseus loves his home in Ithaca, and wants nothing more than to get back there.
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Ithaca is the where the home of Odysseus is, the main character and hero of the Odyssey. It's where his journey is to, and instead of taking a short time, it takes 20 yrs.Ithaca was the home and kingdom of Odysseus, his wife Penelope and his son Telemacus.
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The 'Faithful Dog' theory is the idea that dogs are one of the loyalist of pets. There are many news stories about dogs and their loyalty to their owners.
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It made his men forget about wanting to return home to Ithaca. They are content to merely eat lotus for the rest of their lives. If a man eats the flower, they never want to leave the island of the lotus eaters.
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Answer Odysseus was ten years late to return home because goddess Hera protector of Troy planned difficulties for the Greek warrior who's strategic assited to the fall and destroy of her preferred citizens, and his making an enemy of the sea god Poseidon by harming his son, Polyphemus, prob…
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yes he beat the trojans and got back home.....in a very long, roundabout way.....
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The S. S. Poseidon is a fictional ocean liner created by author Paul Gallico for his 1969 novel, "The Poseidon Adventure." The story has sired at least 4 films, including the 1972 blockbuster from 20th Century-Fox. In the story, the ship is met by a rogue wave - then called a tidal wave - and capsiz…
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Suitors have come from all around to marry Odysseus's wife, Penelope and become king of Ithaca. The men believe that Odysseus is dead so they have every right to eat his food and drink his wine. Penelope does not believe her husband is dead and to buy time until he returns she weaves everyday and ta…
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The Lotus is one of the 8 auspicious symbols and is important to Buddhists because it represents simultaneous cause and effect. This is because it contains the seed and the flower at the same time. It also represents the idea that out of the muddiest swamp can come one of the most beautiful things i…
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DemosThe Greeks fabled the gods to dwell on mount Olympus because, simply it was a very high peak, with the summit in cloud.
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Odysseus was seen as a great hero by the ancient Greeks because he was clever, intelligent, and an accomplished warrior who performed great deeds.
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shenhe help his master to achieve the task and defeat so many monsters !In addition, his punishment of being put under the mountain for 500 years is waived. He also became "more" humble" towards the end. If you read in the beginning of the book he killed without feeling which the teacher kept reproa…
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The Lotus Eaters are a people that Odysseus encounters in his journey. The Lotus Eaters lived on an island eating lotuses for food. Unfortunately, the lotuses are so delicious that any of Odysseus' crew that ate the lotuses no longer cared about getting home or what would happen to them. Odysseus fo…
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When ever I feel like it! No one ever knows their death date until it arrives. (Additional Supplemental Material:) It is generally a bad idea to speculate about your own death, although it is fairly common throughout history. Some people use a Ouija board, the intestines of animals, burned sheep sho…
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The Tao that can be said is not the Tao. The Tao just is.It can not be considered or mentally labeled as anything. __________"Tao" is roughly synonymous with "The Absolute," the I AM," or "The Law," existing beyond Time, and Space, and Change. It ever has been, ever is, and ever shall be. Ever Uniqu…
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If the person looks in the upper right corner of their eyes while saying something to you then they are lying for sure because that is the creative side of their brain. It might be the left side I'm not 100% sure but its one of those. Answerthat or they do not look you in the eye. The only way to kn…
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This is a quotation from Alfred Lord Tennyson's poem Ulysses, which tells the story of the character of Ulysses (Odysseus in Greek). The poem talks of Ulysses' discontent with life as ruler of an island, and his restless wish to return to the sea where he made his name. Ulysses knows that his death…
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He made all kinds of trouble for Odysseus, because Poseidon hated him.
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he had aids and a drug addiction
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Ino was the daughter of Cadmus, Ino of the slim ankles, who was once a mortal woman. She lives in the salt depths of the sea and helps Odysseus in the Odyssey by aiding him when his raft was struck by waves from Posiedon. She gave him a veil to put around his waist and took off his clothes so it was…
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A recognition scene (cognitio) is that moment, typically at the end of a comedy, in which long-lost characters are reunited. In many cases, especially those in Shakespeare's plays, those who have been lost are presumed dead; thus, the moment of recognition initially involves a sense of a resurrectio…
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You say how to get to where the person who asks you wants to go. Start by thinking about where you are and then say what turns you would take to get to that place, remembering that the person asking may not be familiar with everything you are, so me clear and specific.
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A metaphor is an indirect comparison between two objects or saying something is something else. A figure of speech. You are my sunshine. Fists of steel. His voice thundered through the house. Similies are direct comparisons using like or as. His voice sounded like thunder. She is as sweet as…
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ANSWER: It is very easy to resist temptation, especially if we are married. It may sound lame but as long as you know who you are and what you wanted in life, you can resist temptation. Yes we are all human and can make mistakes no matter what, but if we use the excuses that we are human being and a…
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Paris and Hector are brothers and although it is not explicitly stated by Homer, it appears that Hector is probably the elder and Paris the younger. Hector is the most able warrior in Troy and is the leader of the Trojan army and he is looked up to by the citizens of Troy, whereas Paris is regarded …
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Ilium, another name for ancient Troy.
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If you have ever studied mythology, this should be familiar to you. This is just a recap. The Trojan War was between Greeks and Trojans. The Greeks gave the Trojans a big, wooden horse that was hollow inside and could hold 30 armed men inside the body of the horse. The Trojans then pulled the horse …
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It was ruled an accident, a friend of Lavoe's son was handling a loaded gun and it discharged, killing Lavoe Jr. But some people believe there was more behind the incident, some speculate foul play maybe to get back at Lavoe indirectly, nothing has ever been proven.
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The Trojans were the inhabitants of the ancient city of Troy in Greece.
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Prior to The "Odyssey" heroes were not known for their intelligence but for their warrior prowess. Odysseus is one of the first Greek mythic heroes renowned for his brain as well as his muscle. He is a man with an inquiring mind, and he is also a man with outstanding prowess and bravery. He is a top…
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Answer I think womens roles in film are a lot better than 10,20,30+ years ago. They are coming into a world of their own-even portraying the lead e.g/ Tomb Raider. I cannot bare to see women play the 'damsel in distress' type roles which often means missing out on some apparently good 'black and …
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There are many cities in Greece that say Homer was born there, therefore we do not have a precise place.
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