Why do you think Odysseus chose to sail toward Scylla rather than Charybdis in The Odyssey?
Charybdis is a whirlpool, an act of nature that would not have been defeatable. Scylla, begin a living monster could be killed under the right circumstances. While both were deadly, chances are with...
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