The Cyclops' cave- " With this I went aboard and ordered my crew to follow and loose the cables. They boarded swiftly and took their place on the benches then sitting in their rows struck the grey water with their oars."
Polyphemus returns- "We lit a fire and helped ourselves to the cheese and sat in the cave waiting for him to return."
Trapped- "Leaping up laid hands on my crew. Two he seized and dashed to the ground like whelps, and their brains ran out and stained the earth. he tore them limb from limb for his supper."
Offering the cyclops wine-"that is when i went up to him, holding an ivy-wood bowl full of dark wine and said..."
"Here, Cyclops, have some wine to follow your meal of human flesh so you can taste the sort of drink we carried in our ship. I was bringing the drink to you as a gift, hoping you might pity me and help me on my homeward path. (32).
Blinding the cyclops- "And thrust it into is eye, while I threw my weight on the end , and twisted it round and round."
Escape- "I loosed myself when the ram was a little way from the cave, then untied my men .