it was finally decided and both were given the permission to get involved with Odysseus Life
Book 1 starts off on top of Mt.Olympus where Zeus, the god of all gods, consults with Athena, his favorite child, about if her and Hermes should get involved with Odysseus Life
Back down in Ithica, it was not going good for Penelope, Odysseus Wife. many suitors are asking for Penelope's hand in marriage, staying at the palace,drinking all the wine and eating all the food. But Penelope refuses to give up hope that Odysseus will come home
Athena puts on a disguise and goes down to Ithica. she then meets Telemachus, Odysseus's son who is now 20 years old and over sees him confronting the suitors and telling them to go
Meanwhile, In the palace, Penelope works on a death shroud. holding hope that Odysseus will come Home, she undo's her shroud every night because once that shroud is finished, she must choose a Suitor.