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The Odyssey

The Odyssey

  

by Homer

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Argos

Character Analysis

Odysseus's loyal dog. When his master return homes after nearly twenty years, Argos recognizes him, rejoices, and dies. If you think Penelope had to wait a long time to see Odysseus again, try thinking of those twenty years in dog years.

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