The Iliad and The Odyssey
there' s a lot of evidence that the iliad and the
odyssey were actually composed by a variety
of poets through an oral tradition rather than
just by one poet, so what if the homeric texts
are a very long game of D& D
homer, the dun okay achilles, agamemnon
has just taken away your war prize, what do
you want to do
achilles' player: i roll to have a diplomatic
conversation with agamemnon
achilles' player: Wells a 1*
homer: you throw the staff of speaking at
agamemnon' s face and storm off to sum with
E earlham classics
Homer, the : Your beautiful Patroklos .
dead. What do you do?
Achilles' player: I fight everyone.
Homer, the : You can' t fight everyone.