a favorite old epic tale
My Dear Beowulf
This is typical art cover.
Note the men's attire for battle.
This could be the Great Hall of Hygelac
Remember, supper was ending as the story begins.... the mead horms
Read the original Anglo Saxon version on the Internet.
The alphabet is quite different.
Find Denmark and Sweden on the map.
Note the many islands to navigate.
All the women were terrified of the monster.
Their screaming could be heard for miles.
Finally the children could play outside safely.
The mamas surely were happy about that.