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Ulysses shoots and kills Antinous, but the suitors still do not recognize him. He then says

"Dogs, did you think that I should not come back from Troy? You have wasted my substance, have forced my women servants to lie with you, and have wooed my wife while I was still living. You have feared neither God nor man, and now you shall die."

What is the significance of this line?


It increases the suspense of the battle scene.


It functions as the climax of the work.


It develops a new facet of Ulysses’ character.


It contrasts with Telemachus’ inexperience.


It emphasizes the lapse in time across the narrative.

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