Examples Of Penelope In The Odyssey

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The Odyssey is an epic pome that shows tragedy that Odysseus and Penelope had to endure. However, Penelope’s pain and suffering was not tantamount Odysseus’. After the completion of the Odyssey, it is evidently clear that Odysseus dealt with far worse struggles and experienced pain that far surpassed Penelope’s. One example of Odysseus’s great struggle is that he experienced the pain of losing his soldiers, which where some of his greatest friends and comrades. Penelope, on the other hand, lost some of her family but Odysseus also suffers through this because they were also his family. Secondly, Odysseus experienced the exact same pain as Penelope since they were torn away from each other. Odysseus’s heart became a prize that women without
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