Mourning Beowulf

Natalie Ramirez Lily Smith Thomas Tipa Daniel Standefer

Archetypes

  • Wiglaf- "And the riches he and Wiglaf had won from the dragon, rings, necklaces, ancient hammered armor."
  • Beowulf- "Telling their sorrow, telling stories of their dead king, and his greatness, his glory, praising him for heroic deeds, for a life as his name."

Kennings:

With love, when their shield and protector leaves- the shield is in referral to Beowulf

so open up to his people, so deserving of praise

Crying that no better king had ever lived