On [:] Travel On [:] Travellers / The Odyssey | Homer, c. 8th cen. BC 1 The Odyssey, Homer . “Tell me, O muse, of travellers far and wide” Homer Tags: 2x, Homer, Sea Continue Reading Previous On [:] December | Jack KerouacNext Flick Review < L'Atalante | Jean Vigo (1934) More Stories On [:] Flavor On [:] Slaughterhouse | Linda McCartney, 1995 0 Psychology On [:] On [:] Repression | Otto Gross, 1877–1920 0 On [:] On [:] Ruled | Thomas Bernhard, 1984 0 1 thought on “On [:] Travellers / The Odyssey | Homer, c. 8th cen. BC” 'God, he said quietly. Isn’t the sea what Algy calls it: a great sweet mother? The snotgreen sea. The scrotumtightening sea. (Πλεων δ’) Epi oinopa ponton (We’re sailing upon the wine-dark sea). Ah, Dedalus, the Greeks. I must teach you. You must read them in the original. Thalatta! Thalatta! She is our great sweet mother. Come and look.’ James Joyce, Ulysses Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name Email Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.