HEROIC WITH HONOR
COMMON THEME FROM BEOWULF AND ODYSSEY
HEROIC IN ANY SITUATION
2. The man whose name was known for courage, the Geat leader, resolute in his helmet, answered in return: "We are retainers from Hygelac's band. Beowulf is my name.
3. Often, for undaunted courage, fate spares the man it has not already marked.
4. So. The Spear-Danes in days gone by and the kings who ruled them had courage and greatness. We have heard of those princes' heroic campaigns.
HEROIC EVENTS BY ODYSSEUS
All the gods pitied him, except Poseidon, Who stormed against the godlike hero Until he finally reached his own native land. He is a brave, strong, handsome, tall, and well-built.
SIRENS THAT ODYSSEUS OVERCOME!
Odysseus has his men to tie him to the mast and the men plug their ears with wax as they sail by. But, Odysseus listen to the Sirens sang their song just for him.
The war that Odysseus defeated them in as a great military leader with his smarts.