land of the lotus-eaters.

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In Book IX of Homer’s Odyssey, Odysseus recounts to the Wind-King Aeolus the story of how he and his companions found themselves in the land of the lotus-eaters—an uncharted, dream-like place whose languid inhabitants spend their days consuming a   In the Odyssey Book IX, Odysseus tells how adverse north winds blew him and his men off course as they were rounding Cape Malea, the southernmost tip of the Peloponnesus, headed westwards for Ithaca.

I was driven thence by foul winds for a space of 9 days upon the sea, but on the tenth day we reached the land of the Lotus-eaters, who live on a food that comes from a kind of :// Lotus-Eater, Greek plural Lotophagoi, Latin plural Lotophagi, in Greek mythology, one of a tribe encountered by the Greek hero Odysseus during his return from Troy, after a north wind had driven him and his men from Cape Malea (Homer, Odyssey, Book IX).

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Odysseus went to the land of the Lotus Eaters as one of the first stops on his way home to Ithaca. The Cyclopes and Polyphemus THE LOTOS- EATERS | 6. Odyssey Books Terms. The Lotus Eaters, or Lotophagi, are a group of people described in the Greek epic The The Odyssey The Lotus Eaters A.

Tennyson Theme The Land of the Lotus Eaters is an adventure in Book 9 of the Odyssey which follows Odysseus and his men as they travel to the land and ingest the Lotus Flowers.

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The Lotus Eaters (also named as Lotophagi or Lotophaguses) were a race of people from an island near North Africa, filled with lotus plants. The plants are narcotic and addictive, causing people to sleep in peaceful apathy.

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Land of the lotus eaters. [London] Jarrolds [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book “Good morning, Hell-A. In the land of the lotus-eaters, time plays tricks on you.

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One day you’re dreaming, the next, your dream has become your reality. It was the best of times. If only someone had told me. Mistakes were made, hearts were broken, harsh lessons learned. My family goes on without me, while I drown in a sea of pointless :// When Odysseus' men went onto the Lotus Eaters island, they were encouraged by the natives to eat the Lotus plant.

This plant acted as a type of drug, causing the sailors to forget about their home In summary, Odysseus and his men sail to the land of the Lotus Eaters, after sailing on the sea for nine days, in order to take on water.

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Odysseus then sends out 3 men to find out what race of men inhabit the land. They eat lotus blossoms while they explore the land, and as a result, they long to stay :// On the tenth day they reached the Land of the Lotus Eaters. The dwellers in that land fed on the honey-sweet fruit of the lotus flower.

Those who ate of the lotus ceased to remember that there was a past or a future. All duties they forgot, and all sadness. All day long they would sit and dream and dream idle, happy dreams that never ://?c=read&author=langjean&book=odyssey&story=troyland.

Odysseus and his crew land. Odysseus sends 3 men out to scout but they do not return. Odysseus then sends a search party and it turns out the 3 men ate fruit of Lotus. (makes you forget home and LAND OF THE LOTUS EATERS. A book mostly about File Name: LAND OF THE LOTUS EATERS.

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Land of the lotus eaters. New York, Roy Publishers [©] (OCoLC) Document Type:The Lotos-Eaters, poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson, published in the collection Poems (; dated ).The poem is based on an episode in Book 9 of Homer’s Odyssey.

Odysseus’s sailors, returning home after the fall of Troy, are forced to land in a strange country after a strong wind propels them?p=the+lotus.The Story of the Lotus Eaters About years ago, the poet Homer told a story about a man called Odysseus and his voyage home to Greece following the Trojan Wars.

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