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After the bride was won,

Thought it was time to return home.

Sadly the fate was not so kind,

I should not have made him blind.

Now i wander losing my faith,

Keeping in my mind the hope with.

Who am i?

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    – Craftsman
    Jul 3, 2020 at 21:41

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You are

Odysseus

After the bride was won,

Helen, “won” back to Menelaus during the Battle of Troy

Thought it was time to return home.

Odysseus, who was there, returned home

Sadly the fate was not so kind,

The fates didn’t have a simple journey home for him, as detailed in the Odyssey

I should not have made him blind.

He blinded the cyclops Polyphemus, which led to Poseidon, Polyphemus’ father, coming for revenge

Now i wander losing my faith,

His journey was long and winding and took many years

Keeping in my mind the hope with.

The hope of returning home to his wife.

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  • $\begingroup$ Don't you mean rot13 juvpu yrq gb Cbfrvqba, uvf sngure,pbzvat sbe eriratr? $\endgroup$ Jul 4, 2020 at 6:41

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