After failing to arrive to Ithaca, Odysseus is mad at his men for betraying him and tells them to go find food. His men went to go find food, but find a palace, and there standing was the enchantress, Circe. Circe invites the men in and give them food and wine. When the men drink the wine they turn into farm animals., except one, he goes back to Odysseus and tells him what happens. Odysseus decides to go by himself and see Circe himself. Before he gets to the palace Hermes, the messenger god, tells him to eat a plant that will not get him turned into an animal. Odysseus goes inside the palace and see's Circe, she give him food and wine. He eats it and Circe notices that a god helped him. She invites him into bed. Odysseus stayed there for many months, then Odysseus asks Circe how to get home and she says he need's to go see the blind prophet, Teiresias, in the land of the dead.