What Are The Sirens In Odysseus

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In book 12 Odysseus tries to avoid the sirens by putting wax in his ears. They also tied him to the pole of the boat. Then Odysseus ask the goddess to instruct him , so he can cross pass Charybdis, or fight off Scylla when she raids his crew. Odysseus , and his men fight the strong wind. He also ask Zeus to help them pull away before they founder. The sirens are cursed with a spell it tells you that in the poem. The sirens in the odyssey represent more than just a maritime danger to the passing ship. They are the desires of man that cannot have. The
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