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15976587 No.15976587 [Reply] [Original]

If Odysseus is so adept at making entire stories up on the spot (i.e. the tale he told the swineherd as a beggar), could the events during his journey like the cyclops island and Scylla/Charybdis be lies he told to gain sympathy from King Alcinous and the other Phoenicians?

>> No.15976592

who cares, nerd.

>> No.15976618

>>15976587
Could be.

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15976639

Yes. Could very well be.
All of it though, is a lie told by Homer and other poets.

>> No.15976699

>>15976587
Absolutely

>> No.15977415

>>15976587
No it all happened, the Illiad and the Odyssey are all unironically non-fiction accounts of history brainlets

>> No.15977468

>>15976587
i thought this was implied

>> No.15977717

>>15976639
>fiction is fictional
no way

>> No.15977756

>>15976639
Who are you butterfly? Is it true you are a tranny? What do you stand for?

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>>15976587
My personal headcanon is that Athena /ss/'d the shit out of Odysseus' son.

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