I started flipping through it in the library and ended up sitting down and reading all the Introduction, which goes into detail about the setting and theme, and the Translator's Note.
I like that she imposed particular constraints—it is exactly the same number of lines as the original.
Something she pointed out that I never realized it was taught, that sent a thrill down my spine - in the Odyssey, no one reads or writes. That's how old this story is.
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