The Cruel In The Epic Of Beowulf

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After Beowulf’s triumphant win against the demon spawn Grendel and his mother, Beowulf was rewarded for his great deeds and his status in the eyes of the Anglo-Saxons has greatly increased. Sadly enough Hygelac is killed then Beowulf takes over as ruler of Hygelac’s kingdom. 50 years has passed, Beowulf is a great ruler over his kingdom but there is a new challenge that he has to face. A peasant man stumbled upon a sleeping dragon’s lair and he thought it was a great idea to steal some treasure from the lair. The dragon was awakened from his slumber and he was enraged that someone stole treasure from him. The thief was terrified that the dragon was awake. The dragon was on a rampage all across the land looking for his stolen treasure.
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