What did Polyphemus expect to be beaten by? What makes him relize he was duped? (492 - 522).
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"I got the longest boathook out and stood fending us off, with furious nods to all to put their backs into a racing stroke - Row, row or perish" "so the long oars bent kicking the foam sterward, making head until we drew away, and twice as far."(486 - 491)
"Cyclops, if ever mortal man inquire how you were put to shame and blinded, tell him Odysseus, raider of cities, took your eye: Laertes' son, whose home's on ithica!" (501 - 505)
if ever mortal man inquire how you were put to shame and blinded, tell him odysseus, raider of cities, took your eye:
"Comeback, Odysseus, and I'll treat you well, praying the god of earthquake to befriend you - his son I am, for he by his avowal fathered me, and, if he will may heal me of this black wound - he and no other of all the happy gods or mortalmen'" (517 - 521)