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295--6, tr. Rieu); 'At this time Telemachos and the oxherd and swineherd/ stopped the beat of their feet in the dance, and stopped the women, /and they themselves went to bed in the shadowy palace' (297-9). It was as Between Two Worlds 23 though the dance - in its departure - fleetingly echoed on the edge of its final measures the remarriage in the chamber elsewhere, changing the significance of 'celebration' in that passage to silence, among the shadows of Odysseus' palace . Auerbach would encompass the epic realm of wandering, displacement, deferred homecoming and duration with the phrase 'as it was', that phrase which preserves the identity of a present and suppresses the 'mighty dimension of time':" 'Odysseus on his return is exactly the same as he was when he left Ithaca two decades earlier' (p.

The argument concludes with the assertion Between Two Worlds 19 that 'the present lying open to the depths of the past is entirely foreign to the Homeric style' (p. 7). It is notable in the comment cited that Auerbach has considered the possibilities for the positioning of the tale, a structural concern highlighted in the Homeric dramatisation of the scene . These possibilities involve questions of selection, ordering and omission, a structuring which Auerbach will not allow to the epic. For Auerbach the epic simply takes time to tell all, its 'well-ordered total treatment' 'accompany[ing] the subject from beginning to end' (p.

In the first instance - 'the plan of Zeus was being accomplished' the process was in the accomplishing of a preconceived, preordained plan. In this respect the position combined a certain fixed finality, an unchanging completedness of design, with the incompleteness of its process. In time the imperfect comes to overtake the plan itself in a movement from plan to planning. At the opening of book II (1-5) , in the discontinuous process of beginning again in this epic without a single definitive beginning, Zeus 'was pondering' (3) what would be the best boule.

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