"The dragon continues to attack the villages and farms of Geatland; even Beowulf's home, the throne room, is burned to the ground" (pp.16-summary part)
"The dragon is too powerful"
"Yall gotta get yall stuff together because this is OUR king here"
"I risked my life often when I was young. Now I am old, but as king of the people I shall pursue this fight for the glory of winning if the evil one will only abandon his earth-fort and face me in the open"(lines 2511-2515:pp16)
"We killed the monster"
"The hoard-guard recognized a human voice, the time was over for peace and parleying. Pouring forth in a hot battle-fume, the breath of the dragon burst from the rock"(lines2554-2558:pp17)
"I well know the things he has done for us deserve better..... We must bond together shield and helmet, ail-shirt and sword" (lines2656-2660:pp 18)
"Once again the king gathered his strength and drew the stabbing knife he carried on his belt, Sharpened for battle. He stuck it deep into the dragon's flank. Beowulf dealt it a deadly wound" (lines 2702-2706:pp19)
"So the Geat people, his hearth companions, sorrowed for the lord who had been laid low"(lines3178-3179: pp 20)