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Unformatted text preview: 24.333 ...Zeus took pity on Priam and sent his beloved son, Hermes, to guide the old man safely to the camp of the Akhaians (Achaeans) 24.339 ...Argeiphontes (Hermes) obeys Zeus and goes to Priam so that he might ransom the body of his dead son, Hektor (Hector), from Akhilleus (Achilles) 24.345 ...Taking his staff which wakens or mystifies mortals, Argeiphontes (Hermes) descended Mount Olympos (Olympus) towards Troy; he assumed the guise of a young nobleman and waited for Priam 24.352 ...Priam herald sees the disguised Hermes waiting for them on the road 24.360 ...The disguised Hermes speaks kindly to Priam and asks where he is going 24.378 ...Argeiphontes (Hermes) confirms Priams suspicions that a god is helping him 24.389 ...The disguised Argeiphontes (Hermes) deceives Priam by telling him that he is a henchman of 24....
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- Spring '08