Katlyn Grant Mr. Gordon 5th Hour Beowulf is considered an epic hero in the story. In this story Beowulf has defeated the monster , ‘Grendel‘, and is now up against Grendel's mother. King Hrothgar tells Beowulf about where Gendels mother lives and says that Beowulf will be rewarded if he defeats her as well. Beowulf takes up this challenge and armors up for the fight. He goes down to her underwater lair and is greeted face to face with her. Both Beowulf and Grendel's Mother begin to tear into each other, however both are not giving up. Beowulf, not able to reach his weapon, uses his bare hands and anger to throw her down but she leaps up and claws at him. Grendel's mother then pins down and attacks Beowulf with a dagger but his armor is strong and the dagger does not pierce him. Quickly he looks over, to see a sword that had been blessed with magic by giants that
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