Between Lotus & Love lies Obsession

You will regret everything

What Happens To You?

Three men ate a lotus flower, their friend Odysseus found them wanting to stay on the island and not go home to their families. Odysseus then had to strap them down to a bench on the ship to have them return home.


  • allusion
  • resistance to leaving
  • only want to eat lotus
  • violent
  • obsessed with the lotus plant
  • in extreme cases fatal

What the Lotus looks like