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Unformatted text preview: Quote- Gods helped him escape from Kalypso- “It is not appointed for him to die here, away from his people. It is still his fate that he shall see his people and come back to his house with the high roof and to the land of his fathers.”(91) (Hermes told Kalypso what Zeus said) Quote- Gods helped him avoid hardship along the way- “ Take off these clothes, and leave the raft to drift at the winds’ will, and the strike out and swim with your hands and make for a landfall on the Phaiakian county, where your escape is destined.” (97) (Leukothea told Odysseus this because Poseidon was making the storms over the sea.) Quote- Gods told him how to deal with future situations- “Here, you see the house which you asked me to tell you of. Here you will find the kings whom the gods love busy feasting, but you go on in with a spirit that fears nothing.” (112) Odysseus is driven by his determination, courage, and love Quote- determination-...
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- Spring '11
- The Odyssey, Odysseus, Zeus, Poseidon, Hermes