Ulysses men are hungry and he's afraid that they are going to start a mutinies. So Ulysses has to get them food so they stop on an island, but little do they know that it was the worst island they could have stopped on.
Ulysses got 12 of his bravest men to go with him to find food for the other men on the ships.
they find a cave and go inside it because of a smell.
Ulysses and his men got attacked by the king of cyclops and 3 of his men died but they got away.
Ulysses and his men ran away from the cyclops but more came and went after them.
The cyclops trow one more boulder that hit one of the ships killing 9 men and 7 of them were the people that just escaped the cyclops. The cyclops prayed to Poseidon for there voyage to be horrible.