"As soon as rosy-fingered dawn appeared, I gathered my men together."
"strangers, who are you? Where do you sail from over the sea-roads? Are you on business, or do you roam at random, like pirates who chance their lives to others?"
stranger are you a foreigner or fool, telling me to fear and revere the gods, since the cyclopes care nothing for aegis-bearing Zeus: we are greater than they..."
"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"
"They held the sharpened olivewood stake and, thrust it into his eye."
"It seems he was not such a weakling, then, Cyclops, that mans whose friends you meant to tear apart and eat your echoing cave. stubborn brute not shrinking from murdering your guest in your own house, your evil deeds were bound for sure to fall on your own head. Zeus and the other gods have had their revenge on you."