"What Odysseus was bound to during the sirens song" Crossword Clue

Author: Olivia Langford
Last Updated: 01 Nov 2023

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Odysseus was famously bound to the mast of his ship during the sirens song, as instructed by Circe. This was done to prevent him from being lured to his death by the sirens' enchanting music. He was also instructed to have his crew fill their ears with beeswax to prevent them from hearing the sirens' song. This allowed Odysseus to hear the sirens without being tempted to follow them.

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Olivia Langford
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Olivia Langford is the Senior Editor for NY Crossword Today. Armed with a degree in marketing management, she also has an excellent grasp of business strategies and communication trends. She has served as a consultant for a few companies who were looking to improve their stakeholder management — her efforts have resulted in at least 10% increase in sales as well as 5% increase in positive feedback for those brands. Beyond her accomplishments in the business world, Olivia remains deeply committed to social and environmental causes. Through her advocacy efforts, she has championed issues related to sustainability, diversity and inclusion, and corporate social responsibility. A mother of three kids, Olivia lives in a quaint little house in the Indiana countryside. When not working, she can be found tending to her garden.

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