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THE SAGA OF BEOWULF – Part XIV – rewritten as a story especially for the younger generations

ON THE shore of the lake into which Beowulf had plunged Hrothgar and his retainers had stayed for some time, but at last, giving up all hope of ever beholding the hero again, they returned to their homes. Only the … Continue reading

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The Saga of Beowulf – Part XII – rewritten as a story especially for the younger generations

BUT the day following, there suddenly arrived before Hrothgar a messenger, his face all twisted with fear, and his legs so shaking beneath him that they could scarce support his frame. And so distraught was this wild-eyed man that Hrothgar … Continue reading

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