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With these words he sat down, and Mentor {20} who had been a friend of Ulysses, and had been left in charge of everything with full authority over the servants, rose to speak.
Leiocritus, son of Evenor, answered him saying, "Mentor, what folly is all this, that you should set the people to stay us?
As he thus prayed, Minerva came close up to him in the likeness and with the voice of Mentor. "Telemachus," said she, "if you are made of the same stuff as your father you will be neither fool nor coward henceforward, for Ulysses never broke his word nor left his work half done.
Then she took the form and voice of Mentor, and called Telemachus to come outside.
As soon as dinner was over, and Tom had been questioned by such of his neighbours as were curious as to his birth, parentage, education, and other like matters, East, who evidently enjoyed his new dignity of patron and mentor, proposed having a look at the close, which Tom, athirst for knowledge, gladly assented to; and they went out through the quadrangle and past the big fives court, into the great playground.
Though I am not your mentor, nor wish to be, at least I have a right to require that you shall not actually compromise me."
Servin, who had a sketch to finish, played the part of mentor to the two young people, who talked to each other chiefly in Corsican.
Polly had seen a good deal of him during her visits at the Shaws', where he was intimate, owing to the friendship between Madam and his mother; but she had never thought of him as a possible lover for either Fanny or herself because he was six or eight years older than they, and still sometimes assumed the part of a venerable mentor, as in the early days.
Poyser, who professed to despise all personal attractions and intended to be the severest of mentors, continually gazed at Hetty's charms by the sly, fascinated in spite of herself; and after administering such a scolding as naturally flowed from her anxiety to do well by her husband's niece--who had no mother of her own to scold her, poor thing!--she would often confess to her husband, when they were safe out of hearing, that she firmly believed, "the naughtier the little huzzy behaved, the prettier she looked."
My mentor /I demonstrated content expertise in my area of need
According to Bass (2008), "a mentor is likely to be an immediate supervisor of the protege but may be found at higher levels in the organization or outside the organization among those with more experience and influence than the protege" (p.
The mentoring workshops empowered experienced nurses to mentor another nurse.