Why is he keeping this from us? I say we open it and share the goods!
You better get home quick there are suitors after Penelope's hand.
While Odysseus was asleep his greedy crew wondered what was inside the bag the man had gave him, not knowing it was wind when they opened it it blew them away from Ithica.
Hey there, I could be your new husband.
When Odysseus had to go the underworld, while alive and having to face his now dead mother to get information that will help him survive the trip home.
Atonement/ New life
I am smarter because of the gods!
A king had helped him and as a reward for what he has done he gave him a boat and supplies to get back to Ithica.
Odysseus your home!!!!
He heads home to find suitors in his home. They were after his land and his wife's hand in marriage.
At the beginning of the trip he didn't believe he needed the gods help to be able to get home now he has been changed and gained more wisdom. With this wisdom he decides to not go straight to his wife when he arrives home.
Now that he is home he will help the people of his kingdom and share what knowledge he has learned while away, but before this he has to kill the suitors and win the tournament. He then has to prove to his wife that it is really him, he does this by moving their bed.