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1  As they were thus talking, a dog that had been lying asleep raised his head and pricked up his ears.
The Odyssey By Homer
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2  He also took the skin of a large and well fed goat, and a javelin in case of attack from men or dogs.
The Odyssey By Homer
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3  Ulysses saw her, and so did the dogs, for they did not bark, but went scared and whining off to the other side of the yards.
The Odyssey By Homer
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4  Then he said to Ulysses, "Old man, the dogs were likely to have made short work of you, and then you would have got me into trouble."
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5  On the face of this there was a device that shewed a dog holding a spotted fawn between his fore paws, and watching it as it lay panting upon the ground.
The Odyssey By Homer
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6  There they cut off his nose and his ears; they drew out his vitals and gave them to the dogs raw, and then in their fury they cut off his hands and his feet.
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7  Every one marvelled at the way in which these things had been done in gold, the dog looking at the fawn, and strangling it, while the fawn was struggling convulsively to escape.
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8  Then Telemachus went out of the court to the place where the Achaeans were meeting in assembly; he had his spear in his hand, and he was not alone, for his two dogs went with him.
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9  The dogs were in front searching for the tracks of the beast they were chasing, and after them came the sons of Autolycus, among whom was Ulysses, close behind the dogs, and he had a long spear in his hand.
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10  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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