What vice [character flaw] gets Odysseus into trouble?

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Odysseus' ego is what really gets him into trouble.  After blinding the Cyclops, Polyphemus, Odysseus could have made a clean get-away without anyone except the crew to know who had blinded him.  Odysseus had told the Cyclops that his name was "Nobody", so that when the Cyclops was screaming in pain that Nobody blinded him, those who heard his cries...

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