Exploring The Waste Land
An allusion page linked from The Waste Land, Part III, line 246

The Odyssey

Tiresias, though given extraordinary long life, did eventually die and go to Hades. Unlike the other dead he still retained full reason. In Homer's Odyssey Odysseus visits the underworld and confers with Tiresias.

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T 55 - Homer
T 88 - Odysseus
T 126 - Tiresias

Exploring The Waste Land
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