Unformatted text preview: Cyclopes and Hades and also was strong psychologically because he was away from his family for twenty years. During that time some of his weaknesses starting to affect Odysseus. His main weakness was he thought he was the best mortal alive. Also, his cockiness kept him away from Ithaca when he upset Poseidon. Poseidon sent his fleet of course and on a ten year trip back to Ithaca. He also had a strong love for women and that was one of his weaknesses. He did not stay loyal to his wife when he was on Calypso’s Island and that kept him there for the seven years. He also was selfish. Many of the time when he was exploring he sent his men in before him to make sure it was okay for himself....
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- Fall '08
- The Odyssey, Martin Luther King, Jr.