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1  If Ulysses is the man he then was these suitors will have a short shrift and a sorry wedding.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK I
2  I too, my son," said she, "have something for you as a keepsake from the hand of Helen; it is for your bride to wear upon her wedding day.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XV
3  Her father and brothers are already urging her to marry Eurymachus, who has given her more than any of the others, and has been greatly increasing his wedding presents.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XV
4  She did not say a word about her own wedding, for she did not like to, but her father knew and said, "You shall have the mules, my love, and whatever else you have a mind for."
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK VI
5  Happy Ulysses, son of Laertes," replied the ghost of Agamemnon, "you are indeed blessed in the possession of a wife endowed with such rare excellence of understanding, and so faithful to her wedded lord as Penelope the daughter of Icarius.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XXIV
6  Laertes had bought her with his own money when she was quite young; he gave the worth of twenty oxen for her, and shewed as much respect to her in his household as he did to his own wedded wife, but he did not take her to his bed for he feared his wife's resentment.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK I
7  He asked me to his house, feasted me, and then butchered me most miserably as though I were a fat beast in a slaughter house, while all around me my comrades were slain like sheep or pigs for the wedding breakfast, or picnic, or gorgeous banquet of some great nobleman.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK XI