How does Odysseus deal with the lotus eaters in the Odyssey?

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Odysseus and his men endure stormy seas for nine days before arriving on the tenth day at the land of the Lotus Eaters. When they reach the shore, the men disembark then eat and drink. After that, Odysseus sends them to explore and find out if men live nearby.

This is mistake, for while the his own men do not run into hostile enemies who try to kill...

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