- the faithful swineherd of Odysseus.
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But he succeeded so well that Eumaeus had no suspicion who his strange guest could be.Half a Hundred Hero Tales
Eumaeus and the cowherd went out into the court, and Ulysses followed them.Tales of Troy and Greece
And in like manner Eumaeus prayed that Ulysses might return home.
On hearing this Telemachus smiled to his father, but so that Eumaeus could not see him.
Then he roused Telemachus, Philoetius, and Eumaeus, and told them all to put on their armour also.