Please do not kill us. We offer you our loyalty.
Odysseus has returned home after 10 years. He comes home to see many suitors living in his house with his wife. Odysseus gets very frustrated.
Shows her scar on foot...
How do I know it is really you?
The suitors then try to make a bow and arrow and shoot the arrow through all rings. All of the suitors fail to do this. Odysseus then makes the bow and shoots the arrow through all rings.
I will bring you the bed.
Odysseus then decides his is going to kill every single suitor. Athena jumps in and helps Odysseus. One of the suitors beg for Odysseus to not kill them and he offers him his loyalty but Odysseus denies his offer and kills him.
I am sorry but I can't stay, I have caused too many deaths here
It really is you!!
Penelope hesitates to believe her husband is back. Odysseus shows her the scar on his foot and she is starting to believe he is back.
Penelope does one more thing to see if it is really her husband who has returned. She offers to bring him the bed so he has a place to sleep. Odysseus then tells her the bed can't be moved because it is a tree which is apart of the house.
Odysseus: The bed can't be moved it is attached to the house.
Penelope now knows her husband is really back and is full of joy. Odysseus knows he can't stay and has to go somewhere else.