The Greeks were at war with Troy for 10 years. Finally King Odysseus comes up with the Trojan Horse idea where they would bring a wooden horse full of soldiers to the gates to be let in and lead to their victory.
Polyphemus traps the men and begins eating them in his cave. When Polyphemus falls asleep the crew makes a plan to stab his eye out. The next morning the men cling to the bellies of the sheep to escape as they go to graze.
The men reaches the home of Aeolus where he gives the men a bag of winds to take them home however the men open the bag and cause a huge storm throwing them off track.
The men end up at Circe's home where she turned Odysseus's men to pigs. he received a herb from Hermes so he wouldn't fall under her spell. Circe turns the men back to humans. Odysseus becomes Circe's lover and after 7 years he finally gets the opportunity to leave.
Odysseus arrived and did the ritual so they can figure out how to get home. Odysseus's mother told him that his wife was waiting for him to get back, and he received the directions for the way home.
Circe explains to Odysseus that he will face the Sirens on his trip home. Odysseus must plug his ears with beeswax and bind himself to the ship. The sirens try to use their seductive singing to lure him in to kill him. His men do not allow him to be lured in.