Book 22, By: Johnny Waters, 4th Period
Eurymacheus: speaks out against Odysseus, tries to spare himself from being killed along with the other suitors.
Amphinomus: suitor killed by Odysseus son
Telemachus: Odysseus's son
Athena: Goddess of wisdom
All other characters were suitors killed by Odysseus and his son
This simile means that Odysseus is covered with the blood of all the suitors he has killed.