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The Odyssey

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Circe's Opinion of Ulysses

ODYSSY-QEUGLE

After Circe explains the challenge of Scylla and Charybdis, Ulysses asks

'Is there no way,' said I, 'of escaping Charybdis, and at the same time keeping Scylla off when she is trying to harm my men?'
'You dare-devil,' replied the goddess, 'you are always wanting to fight somebody or something; you will not let yourself be beaten even by the immortals.'"

What character traits of Ulysses' are reinforced in these lines?

A

That he is selfless but scared.

B

That he is bold and cunning.

C

That he is rash and haughty.

D

That he is guileless but brave.

E

That he is clever but susceptible.