Game Show Stripes - Athena is very worried for Odysseus and...

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Athena is very worried for Odysseus and his family while Zeus is more confident and casual about it. He sends Hermes to tell Calypso to let Odysseus go. Calypso is a nymph. She rescues Odysseus because she saw him struggling and loved him. She lets him go because Zeus is all-powerful and MUST be obeyed. The Styx is the river that runs between the Underworld and the realm of living mortals.
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The gods use its name to swear by. Poseidon brews up a storm to deter him. Athena stops all but one wind Poseidon throws at Odysseus, and Ino gives him a veil to keep him alive and tells him what to do (swim to the island). She appears in Nausicaa’s dream and tells her to go to the river where Odysseus is. Very extravagant and wealthy. She was given a bold heart by Athena.
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She invites him to her father’s palace. Marriage. Arete is Rhexenor’s only daughter. Alkinoos and Rhexenor are brothers which make Alkinoos Arete’s uncle. No one acts as if it is unusual. The men were skilled in ship handling at sea while the women
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