Beowulf's flaws - In the story Beowulf the main character a hero is named Beowulf Beowulf possesses many of the usual hero traits He has noble

Beowulf's flaws - In the story Beowulf the main character a...

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In the story Beowulf the main character, a hero, is named Beowulf. Beowulf possesses many of the usual hero traits. He has noble characteristics such as following his duty, kindness, bravery, and being a respectable human. However nobody is perfect, even heros. Beowulf states, “I am a fallible and flawed character.” I’m going to tell you what qualities/traits and actions he took that made this statement true. This statement proves to be true when he arrives to Harot. He boasts about who he is then follows with why you should know about him by telling the characters of all his mightiest achievements. This is a move that lacks humbleness. He did this quite often in both the movie and the book, so I would say that this is a character trait flaw. In my opinion, Beowulf was far more flawed in the movie than in the book. In the movie when Beowulf goes to fight Grendel’s mother he commits a wrong doing. He told everyone in
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  • Spring '19
  • Domina
  • Grendel, Trait, Grendel's mother, story Beowulf

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