"Godsake, Captain! Why bait the beast again? Let him alone!"
Odysseus, the clever and sly leader embarks on a journey home after the war. Him and his men have found an island while trying to get home. Odysseus and his best fighters get out to explore.
Odysseus and his men came across a cave that happened to be owned by Cyclopes. In order to get out they got him drunk and stabbed his eye. They were able to get out thanks to Odysseus strong leadership. Such a small human gets away from a huge monster.
Odysseus can't stop bragging he defeated the Cyclopes because Odysseus is a tiny human. He let his anger and arrogance get the best of him. Due to this, Cyclopes has set a curse upon Odysseus.