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The Odyssey

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Washing the Beggar's Feet

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Why does Ulysses not want one of the young maids to wash his feet?

Select ALL that apply.

A

He is afraid they will wash away his disguise.

B

He does not want to take advantage of Penelope's generosity.

C

They have displayed poor character by making fun of him.

D

He is worried they will recognize him and tell the suitors.

E

He would rather have someone who is respectable and closer to his age.