Odyssey Questions Book 5

Who is Hermes and what is his mission? -Messenger job-tell Calypso to free Odysseus
What can Hermes do with his wand? -make people wake/fall asleep
Who is holding Odysseus captive? Calypso
What is Odysseus doing when he first appears/ Sobbing while sitting on a rock(like father, like son…)
What will Odysseus sacrifice by returning to Penelope? Immortality
How do Odysseus’ speeches with Calypso show his cleverness? He continues to compliment her while telling her he wants to leave a.s.a.p.
In what condition does Odysseus arrive on Phecicia, and why is it appropriate? He arrives a mess and beat up. He has always had problems with the ocean.

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