To Odysseus brought 12 of his finest men into the cave. They waited for him to come back to his cave while they steal the cyclops’s resources. TThey could’ve left but Odysseus insisted on seeing the cyclops. When the cyclops came back the men hid. They were not to be seen until he saw them in the glare of the fire he lit for his dinner.
“Strangers” yelled the cyclops. he asked who they were and where they were from. Odysseus wasn’t going to show his fear, so he stepped up and said calmly, “we are from Troy, blown off course