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1  Then he went downstairs again, leaving Penelope in an agony of grief.
The Odyssey By Homer
ContextHighlight   In BOOK IV
2  He was glad enough to see this, so he laid himself down and heaped the leaves all round him.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK V
3  Another must go to Telemachus' ship, and invite all the crew, leaving two men only in charge of the vessel.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK III
4  As he spoke day began to break, and Menelaus, who had already risen, leaving Helen in bed, came towards them.
The Odyssey By Homer
ContextHighlight   In BOOK XV
5  He gobbled them up like a lion in the wilderness, flesh, bones, marrow, and entrails, without leaving anything uneaten.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK IX
6  My own name is Eperitus; heaven drove me off my course as I was leaving Sicania, and I have been carried here against my will.
The Odyssey By Homer
ContextHighlight   In BOOK XXIV
7  He lashed the horses on and they flew forward nothing loth into the open country, leaving the high citadel of Pylos behind them.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK III
8  On this they all shouted, and the noise they made woke Ulysses, who sat up in his bed of leaves and began to wonder what it might all be.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK VI
9  Meanwhile he drove all the ewes inside, as well as the she-goats that he was going to milk, leaving the males, both rams and he-goats, outside in the yards.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK IX
10  Not only will he deal rigorously with me, but heaven will also punish me; for my mother when she leaves the house will call on the Erinyes to avenge her; besides, it would not be a creditable thing to do, and I will have nothing to say to it.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK II
11  As long as my son was still young, and unable to understand, he would not hear of my leaving my husband's house, but now that he is full grown he begs and prays me to do so, being incensed at the way in which the suitors are eating up his property.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK XIX
12  Then when they had made their drink offerings, and had drunk each as much as he was minded they went home to bed every man in his own abode, leaving Ulysses in the cloister with Arete and Alcinous while the servants were taking the things away after supper.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK VII
13  The two then started, leaving the station in charge of the dogs and herdsmen who remained behind; the swineherd led the way and his master followed after, looking like some broken down old tramp as he leaned upon his staff, and his clothes were all in rags.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK XVII
14  We shall go back and continue to eat up Telemachus's estate without paying him, till such time as his mother leaves off tormenting us by keeping us day after day on the tiptoe of expectation, each vying with the other in his suit for a prize of such rare perfection.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK II
15  First I lost my brave and lion-hearted husband, who had every good quality under heaven, and whose name was great over all Hellas and middle Argos, and now my darling son is at the mercy of the winds and waves, without my having heard one word about his leaving home.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK IV
16  Then Telemachus sprang away from him, leaving his spear still in the body, for he feared that if he stayed to draw it out, some one of the Achaeans might come up and hack at him with his sword, or knock him down, so he set off at a run, and immediately was at his father's side.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK XXII
17  Then, as one who lives alone in the country, far from any neighbor, hides a brand as fire-seed in the ashes to save himself from having to get a light elsewhere, even so did Ulysses cover himself up with leaves; and Minerva shed a sweet sleep upon his eyes, closed his eyelids, and made him lose all memories of his sorrows.
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ContextHighlight   In BOOK V
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