In his far-off home Beowulf, Higlac’s Follower and the strongest of the Geats—greater And stronger than anyone anywhere in this world...
...Heard how Grendel filled nights with horror And quickly commanded a boat fitted out,Proclaiming that he’d go to that famous king,
Beowulf and his men sail over the sea to the land of the Danes to offer help to Hrothgar. They are escorted by a Danish guard to Herot, where Wulfgar, one of Hrothgar’s soldiers, tells the king of their arrival.
Then Wulfgar went to the door and addressed The waiting seafarers with soldier’s words
Beowulf arose, with his men Around him, ordering a few to remain With their weapons, leading the others quickly Along under Herot’s steep roof into Hrothgar’s Presence.