Sir Gawain's Loyalty

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Sir Gawain from the very beginning shows his loyalty to his king by taking the Green Knight 's challenge in the name of King Arthur. Sir Gawain is essentially sacrificing himself by delivering a blow to the man in green knowing in a year and a day, he will also receive a blow with this knight 's axe. If Sir Gawain had not taken this pact, the honor of King Arthur and his kingdom would be in question as the Green Knight mocks
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