One night in hall Heorot, all of Hrothgar's men had fallen asleep. Hogar woke up to the "raven harvest" nightmare that Grendel had slaughtered his men while they slept, leaving Heorot hall filled with blood.
I can't wait for Herot to see what I have done.
Beowulf and his men travel to Hrothgar to help kill Grendel. They also bring gifts fro Herot.
I will be the one to kill that shepherd of evil.
Hogar is so happy to see Beowulf. Beowulf gives him and the people hope that this nightmare will soon be over. Beowulf Also offers Hogar the gifts.
I am so happy you are here Beowulf. Now I have hope.
Beowulf's men fall asleep in the meat hall and Beowulf stays up to wait for Grendel's attack. Beowulf has no weapons since Grendel does not use weapons and in order to be a true warrior, he needs to fight a fair battle. Later in the night when Grendel attempted his attack, Beowulf was there waiting for him.
look who it is, the one an only guardian of crime.
The battle begins and there was a long fight between the men when they attempted stabbing Grendel. what they didn't know is that the weapons had a spell on them but luckily, Beowulf ripping Grendel's arm off causing him to bleed to death after he leaves to a hidden place.
If death does take me, send ... my armor to Hygelac. ... Fate will unwind as it must!
Beowulf tells Hrothgar that he defeated Grendel and now Hrothgar sees Beowulf as a son, he is now seen as a hero and has now made himself a name and legacy of a true warrior.
"I drove/five great giants into chains. ... I swam/in the blackness of night, hunting monsters. "