Flashcards in The Odyssey Quest 1-14 Deck (11):
King Alcinous, Queen Arête, Nausicaa.
Gives ships to Odysseus.
Odysseus' true home. Penelope. Telemachus. Eurycleia, Eumaeus. Laertes, Anticleia. The suitors.... Antinous.
Pisistratus--- goes on journey with Telemachus.
Nestor--- P's dad, friend of Odysseus
Helen---face that launched a thousand ships.
King Menelaus--- tells a story about Odysseus
Calypso!!! Odysseus is on her island for 7 years
Hermes visits and Calypso lets O. go.
Lives on Aeaea. She turns Odysseus' men into pigs and seduces Odysseus
Athena. Bright eyed, fav. human is Odysseus. Disguised as Mentes.
Hermes. The messenger
Helios. God of the sun
Underworld. People being punished?
Sisyphus--- forever rolling a boulder up a hill.
Tantalus--- stands in water, never able to pick low hanging fruit
Tiresias--- blind prophet.
Elpenor---one of Odysseus' men who got drunk and fell off a roof
Anticleia (O.'s momma) also shows up
Cyclops: Polyphemus. Son of Poseidon. Gets blinded by Odysseus.
Sirens: Circe warns Odysseus of them; they will sing and one can't resist them.