The Odyssey: Book 1 lines 388-398

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Having established now the context of Telemachus‘ response to Antinous, one now considers that response itself. In short, Telemachus tells Antinous that he ought not be dismayed that Telemachus appeals to Zeus to take up his cause and then he proceeds to roundly insult Antinous personally and the suitors generally. One should always bear in mind that while κακός (a word which Telemachus uses repeatedly here in various forms) does come to mean bad, the literal meaning is ugly.) Moreover, a strong threat is implied in the reference to Odysseus taking plunder.

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