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Unformatted text preview: lack of humbleness. Grendel on the other hand is the typical antagonist. He terrorizes the Dances and kills for no reason. Although Beowulfs heroism can be questioned when compared to todays hero there is no doubt that the author shows him as the hero, protected by God and Grendel on the other hand is described as dark, from the marsh, and evil. He is even said to be bearing Gods hatred. While Beowulf has the power of God behind him. Grendel is clearly the antagonist villain by the opinion of the author. It is clearly seen with lines such as...
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2010 for the course ENGL 210 taught by Professor Laskin during the Spring '08 term at CUNY City.
- Spring '08