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STORIES OF GREECE AND ROME
THE STORY OF ULYSSES

played the harp for them. But Ulysses would ever turn his head to the splendor of the sun, as one anxious to hasten its setting, so welcome was the sinking of the sunlight to Ulysses. Then he spoke to the Phaeacians, masters of the oar, and to Alcinous the chief, saying :
" My lord Alcinous, send me safe upon my way; and as for you, fare you well. For now have I all that my heart desired-an escort and loving gifts. May the gods of heaven give me good fortune with them; and may I find my noble wife in my house with my friends, unharmed; and may the gods grant all manner of good to you; and may no evil come nigh your people."
Then the goodly Ulysses stepped over the threshold and departed.

VI. HOW ULYSSES FOUND HIS OLD SWINEHERD STILL FAITHFUL TO HIM
Ulysses slept while the ship was sailing to Ithaca. And when it came to the shore, he still slept. So the men lifted him out and put him on the shore with all his goods that the princes of the Phaeacians had given him, and so left him. After a while he awoke, and knew not the land, for there was a great mist about him.
But as he walked by the sea, lamenting his fate, Athena met him, in the shape of a young shepherd, fair to look upon; and Ulysses, when he saw him, was glad, and asked him what men called this country.
And the shepherd said, "You are foolish, or it may be you have come from so far that you do not know this country. Many men know it, both in the East and in the `Vest. Rocky it is, not fit for horses; nor is it very broad;" but it is fertile land, and full of wine; nor does it want for rain; and

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