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10 Cards in this Set

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Melanthios
•unfaithfull goatherd
*teases Odysseus when he is a begger
*gives the suitors their weapons from the open storage room; tied up and was made watch the battle
*had nose & ears cut off, parts torn off and fed to the dogs, hands & feet hacked away at for being disloyal
Amphinomous
•a more well behaved suitor
*warned by the begger Odysseus (because he seemed gentle and had a clear head) that Odysseus would return and the suitors would die
*he can't leave even with Odysseus' warning because he was bound there by Athena
Melantho
•unfaithful woman servant to Odysseus
*teases him when he is a begger
Euamios
•swineherd
•faithfull to Odysseus
•close to Telemakhos
*gives hospitatlity to Odysseus
*helps Odysseus (locks door to women's quarters)
Argus
•Odysseus' old dog
*was treated poorly by the suitors
*dies after hearing Odysseus' voice
Elpenor
•one of Odysseus' shipmates
*died by falling off of a roof
*asks Odysseus to burn his gear and to be burried
Eupeithes
•father of Antinoos
*encourages parents of killed suitors to seek revenge on Odysseus
*was killed by one of Laertes' spears
Iros
•beggar of the palace who fights with the beggar Odysseus over begging territory
*Odysseus wins
Eurykleia
•loyal nurse of Odysseus
*recongizes Odysseus' scar
*tells Odysseus which maids haven't been loyal
Laertes
•father of Odysseus
*warn down from missing Odysseus and his wife
*rejoices when he first sees Odysseus again
*kills Eupeithes with his spear