Athena tells him to go to Nestor and then to go to Menalos
is telemachus willing to let athena help him?why or why not?
Athena advises Telemachus to leave Ithaca and travel on a journey to find his father, Odysseus
Athena is in disguise and persuades telemachus to find his father
It was Telemachus
Athena helps Telemachus by telling him that his father is not dead. She also tells him to seek information about his father from Menelaus and King Nestor.
Menelaus gives Telemachus a goblet while Athena gives Telemachus a wedding dress.
To inspire Telemachus to stand up for himself.
Athena encourages Telemachus to go on a journey to see if his father Odysseus is still alive and when he finishes this journey to go and kill the suitors.
Athena instructs Odysseus that he must tell Telemachus his story. She said to Odysseus: "High-born son of Laertes, ready Odysseus, tell now your story to your son. Hide it no longer. Then having planned the suitors' death and doom, go forward both of you into the famous city. And I myself will not be far away, for I am eager for the combat."
That his father is not dead and is in Ithaca
The ambush of suitors waiting in Ithaca