SCARS in Classic Quotes

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Quotes from The Odyssey by Homer
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1  See, here is the scar from the boar's tooth that ripped me when I was out hunting on Mt.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XXI
2  First observe this scar," answered Ulysses, "which I got from a boar's tusk when I was hunting on Mt.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XXIV
3  As soon as Euryclea had got the scarred limb in her hands and had well hold of it, she recognised it and dropped the foot at once.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XIX
4  And indeed as soon as she began washing her master, she at once knew the scar as one that had been given him by a wild boar when he was hunting on Mt.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XIX
5  Ulysses sat by the fire, but ere long he turned away from the light, for it occurred to him that when the old woman had hold of his leg she would recognise a certain scar which it bore, whereon the whole truth would come out.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XIX
6  When he got back, his father and mother were rejoiced to see him, and asked him all about it, and how he had hurt himself to get the scar; so he told them how the boar had ripped him when he was out hunting with Autolycus and his sons on Mt.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XIX
7  As he said this Euryclea left the cloister to fetch some more water, for the first had been all spilt; and when she had washed him and anointed him with oil, Ulysses drew his seat nearer to the fire to warm himself, and hid the scar under his rags.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XIX
8  As he spoke he drew his rags aside from the great scar, and when they had examined it thoroughly, they both of them wept about Ulysses, threw their arms round him, and kissed his head and shoulders, while Ulysses kissed their hands and faces in return.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XXI