Beowulf now King of the Geats, has ruled over his people in peace for 50 years. One day a fire breathing dragon came after his people, Beowulf, Great King of Danes selected a group of hand picked warriors to go battle the dragon.
Beowulf battled Grendel. He used his bare hands, and defeated Grendel. Beowulf tore his arm off and kept it as a trophy.
BATTLE WITH GRENDEL'S MOTHER
Beowulf and his warriors he selected get ready for this battle. Beowulf grabs his sword and shield and begins the battle with the dragon, however the fire breathing dragon melts Beowulf's shield. King Beowulf was able to stab and kill the dragon with his mighty sword; during this battle Beowulf got injured; the injury was severe.
King Hrothgar's kingdom in Denmark was attacked by a beast, Grendel. Beowulf heard of these attacks and came with 14 men from Geatland, Sweden to slay Grendel.
Beowulf swam to the bottom of the lake to Grendel's mothers underground cave. He killed her with a sword crafted by a giant that he found in the cave. Once she was dead he took the hilt of the sword and grendel's head to show everyone he killed them both.
Beowulf's laying there dying, he ask wiglaf to bring him the dragons treasure. In Beowulf's last few breaths he gives Wiglaf the commands to take over as king. He hands over the mail shirt and sword & Beowulf tells Wiglaf he wants his tomb to be built there; massive for people to see