by Jeri Fries
Rumor Has It...
Of course everyone who was celebrating last night was a little tipsy and words are always getting mixed up as rumors spread, so by the time the rumor hit Unferth the rumor was a completely false. Unferth heard that Beowulf believes that Unferth gave him the sword, so that he would die and Unferth wouldn't have to fear being told off again. So, Unferth, as tipsy as he was, tried to tell of Beowulf, but Beowulf was a little tipsy himself. At some point they both tried to fight, but because of all the drinking each punch took five minutes just to get into the air. They ended up looking like they were fighting themselves not each other. Sooner or later someone had to stop them. That person just happened to be the king.
The King ended up breaking Unferth's sword and almost taking away Beowulf's gifts that he received. It was quiet an impressive sight. The king got the full stories out in the open. Well, he got the gist because half the stuff these two men were saying made no sense. It actually cause them to finally settle their feud, but now there is a rumor going around about who won the fight last night.... I say the King did