Aeros let Odysseus stay for a month with his men. When the month was over Aeolus gave them two parting gifts. The first one would let them sail on fair wind and the second one was a bag that when it would be opened it would send them back to Aeolus where he wouldn’t be so nice.
The Land of the Dead
back to the ship
circe had warned him about the island, while his men slept. she stood outside his cave holding his staff and preached about all of the mortals who tried to cross and were killed and taken by song and tune of the scyllas. he thought about it and went about his way.
circe the witch
Hermes was sent by Zeus to get Odysseus from Calypso’s Island where Odysseus was being held. Calypso builds a boat for Odysseus for him to get back home to Ithaca. Odysseus gets on the boat and starts searching for his new adventure but when Poseidon sees Odysseus he begins a storm to kill Odysseus but he gets saved by a goddess.
u have disobeyed
Odysseus then lives with Circe for a year until she magically releases him. Odysseusand his crew with a new knowledge, to visit the land of the dead and seek the prophet Tiresias Tiresias is a blind prophet who died before Odysseus's time.
Next they would land in Laestrygones, the home of Circe. There they would meet her hounds and Odysseus would divide his group of men into two and send one group off to fight. Circe warned of his punishment , leaving him frightened.
Despite circes warning, he still landed on the island of thrancia and feasted upon Helios cattle. Therefore Helios threatened to not shine unless he was repayed. Zeus then struck Odysseus's ship with a bolt of lightning that left him washing ashore on the island of Calypso being the sole survivor.