OdysseusMain CharacterBraveIntelligent224 - 233 Odysseus replies to Kalypso after she questions him about her greatness and he replies that she does not know of death while Penelope is mortal and that he longs for home everyday.
PenelopeLoyalWorried Wife to OdysseusConstantly tries to keep suitors from marrying her as she waits for Odysseus' Return
TelemachusYoungLacks what his father hadIs not well respected as his father was
AthenWisePowerfulHelps Tele on his JourneyInfluences a major part of the story
ZeusKing of the GodsHas some influence on the storyOnly helps when athena Asks
KalypsoKeeps Odysseus on her Island Has Little influence on the storyJealous of Odysseus