Εφημερίδα 2ου Γυμνασίου Αλεξ/πολης - Page 12

12 While coming back from Hades we went through the sweet-voiced Sirens. While standing tightly tied to the ship's mast by my comrades, I heard their melodious song which almost bewitched me. Then I felt a great desire to come close to them so as to hear them and I nodded to my men to untie the ropes. My comrades yet, having their ears blocked with wax, were rowing quickly just as Circe had advised us.