The Odyssey Book 5
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Father Zeus, people are trying to murder Odysseus' son, Telemachus. Please let Odysseus return home.
Hermes, go tell Calypso that Odysseus shall return home.
Zeus ordered to let Odysseus return to his house.
What? Why do I have to let Odysseus go?!
Zeus and other gods meet in the council to discuss the fate of Odysseus. Athene convinces Zeus to allow Odysseus go back to home.
I will now let you go. Go make a raft and I will give you food and clothes for the voyage,
Zeus tells Hermes to go down to Calypso's Island and tell Calypso to set Odysseus free.
I can finally go back home and see my family again.
He shall have plenty of hardships before he reaches the land.
Hermes flies to Calypso's Island to deliver Zeus' message. Calypso does not really want to let Odysseus go, but she decides to since she can't disobey Zeus' order.
Calypso finds Odysseus sitting upon the beach, weeping from homesickness. She tells him to make a raft and she will provide him resources.
Calypso helps Odysseus build his raft which took four days, and sends him away from the island. On the eighteenth day, Odysseus spot the land of Phaeacians.
When Poseidon spots Odysseus sailing upon the sea, he gets angry and sends storms that destroys Odysseus' ship.