Odysseus As A Hero

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During the time Ancient Greece there was a author named Homer, he created a popular epic poem called the odyssey. In this poem the main character odysseus is considered a hero, but is he really? If he was real and in today's world would he be considered a hero? To do this we must use another fictional character, DC’s scarlet speedster Barry Allen, A.K.A The Flash. We’ll compare their greatest feats, motives, and ways to control certain situations to see if odysseus really is a hero homer made him to be. Let’s start with both Odysseus and Flash’s greatest feat or accomplishments. First the Flash, the Flash has many great moments all if not most involved him going really fast. One website known as the https://comicvine.gamespot.com stated that “ he once went about five hundred times the light of speed, and it was stated on a panel.”( https://comicvine.gamespot.com/wally.../wally-wests-top-speed-best-feats-598821/). This is a great feat done by the flash but what is odysseus's greatest feat? According to https://www.enotes.com › Homework Help › The Odyssey it states that “ Odysseus' encounter with and escape from the Cyclops, Polyphemus, in Book 9 is considered to be his most significant achievement because he not only saves himself but also a number of his men through his cunning and intelligence--with one exception. Initially, he tells Polyphemus that his name is Nobody or Noman” (https://www.enotes.com › Homework Help › The Odyssey). Both have done some impressive things

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