FLEN210 Hermes Worksheet.docx - FLEN 210 1 How is Hermes described What articles of clothing is he given He is described as Zeus\u2019 dear son Hermes was

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FLEN 210 1. How is Hermes described? What articles of clothing is he given? He is described as Zeus’ dear son. Hermes was given beautiful sandals, immortal and golden. 2. What instructions does Zeus give for Hermes to relay to Calypso? Zeus gives Hermes the instructions to tell Calypso to send Odysseus back to his native land. 3. How is Hermes' journey to Calypso's island described (e.g., does he descend vertically from Olympus, or does he cross the sea horizontally to get there)? His journey is described as crossing the sea horizontally to get to Calypso’s island. 4. What sense of Hermes' personality do we get from his interaction with Calypso (e.g., is
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