Cyclops now knows Odysseus name "Nobody" and Odysseus and his men blind Cyclops.
can you tell me your name?
my name is Nobody
cyclops escapes from the cave and odysseus tells his real name
run for your life!!
odysseus it is!
"Then he dismembered them and made his meal, gaping and crunching like a mountain lion everything: innards flesh, and marrow bones."(236-238)
"you ask my honorable name?...my name is Nobody: mother, father, and friends, everyone calls me Nobody"(313-316) "I drew it from the coals and my four fellows gave me a hand, lugging it near the cyclops as more than natural force nerved them straight forward they sprinted, lifted it, and rammed it deep in his crater eye, and leaned on it turning it as a shipwright turns a drill in planking."(329-335)
"blinded, and sick with pain from his head wound, the master stroked each ram, then let it pass, but my men riding on the pectoral fleece the giants blind hands blundering never found"(392-395) "cyclops,, and these things he foretold for time to come: my great eye lost, and Odysseus hands."(465-467)