From charlesreid1


Chapter 1: Telemachus


  • Starts in the middle of the action - non-linear plot
  • Odysseus missing after 10 years of war (Trojan War)
  • 108 suitors who are wooing Penelope are pushing Telemachus out of his own home - literally eating up his wealth
  • Athena and Zeus discuss Odysseus's fate when Poseidon (enemy of Odysseus) is away
  • Telemachus receives a visit from Athena
  • Mans up, kicks out the suitors, tells Penelope to stop moping about Odysseus

Chapter 2: Nestor