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1  Get these things put together at once, and say nothing about it.
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2  Nevertheless, I want to get home, and can think of nothing else.
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3  See now, how men lay blame upon us gods for what is after all nothing but their own folly.
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4  I am quite aware that my wife Penelope is nothing like so tall or so beautiful as yourself.
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5  Telemachus answered, "I can expect nothing of the kind; it would be far too much to hope for."
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6  '"'You know that yourself, old man,' I answered, 'you will gain nothing by trying to put me off.'
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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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8  I have nothing of the immortal about me, neither in body nor mind, and most resemble those among you who are the most afflicted.
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9  We should thus have seen one another continually, and nothing but death could have interrupted so close and happy an intercourse.
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10  He took nothing by it, and has left a legacy of sorrow to myself, for he has been gone a long time, and we know not whether he is alive or dead.
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11  We never yet heard of such a woman; we know all about Tyro, Alcmena, Mycene, and the famous women of old, but they were nothing to your mother any one of them.
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12  Good heavens, this voyage of Telemachus is a very serious matter; we had made sure that it would come to nothing, but the young fellow has got away in spite of us, and with a picked crew too.
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13  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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14  This daughter of Atlas has got hold of poor unhappy Ulysses, and keeps trying by every kind of blandishment to make him forget his home, so that he is tired of life, and thinks of nothing but how he may once more see the smoke of his own chimneys.
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15  Stranger," replied Alcinous, "I am not the kind of man to get angry about nothing; it is always better to be reasonable; but by Father Jove, Minerva, and Apollo, now that I see what kind of person you are, and how much you think as I do, I wish you would stay here, marry my daughter, and become my son-in-law.
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16  Here people deal in ship's gear of all kinds, such as cables and sails, and here, too, are the places where oars are made, for the Phaeacians are not a nation of archers; they know nothing about bows and arrows, but are a sea-faring folk, and pride themselves on their masts, oars, and ships, with which they travel far over the sea.
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17  I got fond of him and cherished him, and had set my heart on making him immortal, so that he should never grow old all his days; still I cannot cross Jove, nor bring his counsels to nothing; therefore, if he insists upon it, let the man go beyond the seas again; but I cannot send him anywhere myself for I have neither ships nor men who can take him.
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