healfsdanes son simmered, bitter and fresh, and wisdom or strength could break it: that agony hung on kind people alike, harsh and unending,violent and cruel, and evil
... beowulf, higlacs follower and the strongest of the geats- greater and stronger than anyone anywhere in the world.....
...." and quickly commanded a boat fitted out, proclaiming that he'd go to that famous king ... and led them down to the boat: he knew the sea.
show of respect
i drove five great giants into chains, chased all that race all of that race from the earth...
A single request! i have come so far, oh sheltered of the warrior and your people's loved friend, that this one favor you should not refuse me- that i alone and with the help of my men, may purge all the evil from this hall.
then hrothgar's men gave places to the geats, yielded benches to the brave visitors and led them to the feast.