In this scene Odysseys and his men stop at Cyclops island and go inside unknowingly that a cyclops lives in there.The men now must escape from there but there is one slight issue they got the cyclops drunk and he has now fallen asleep but he is the only perso who can move the big boulder in the way of the mens escape. In this scence Revenge is portrayed as the centeral idea. Odysseus portraies revenge by being determined to make a sphere of an old tree found in the cave.His plan was to stab the cyclops in the eye which would force him to wake up and move the boulder.
In this scene Odysseus has finally returned to Ithaca but there is one slight issue that the suters have taken over Ithica. So Athena made him into a suter so he can return into his kingdom unnoticed. When he finally does return he realizes he is not the only one fighting for his wife there is now only one choice he can make which is to kill the suters. Justice is the main idea portraied in this scence