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What is significant about the following lines from Book XV?

"Telemachus then headed her for the flying islands, wondering within himself whether he should escape death or should be taken prisoner. Meanwhile Ulysses and the swineherd were eating their supper in the hut, and the men supped with them".

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Suspense for the impending reunion is created.


The narrative has caught up to where it began.


Telemachus is contrasted with his father.


Ulysses' craftiness is once again a key to his survival.


Minerva's intervention prevents catastrophe.

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