What has happened here? The hall, my home..everything is burning!
This thief has stolen a goblet from the dragon's hoard. The dawn-scorcher came and burned everything!
Lead me to the lair of the flame-snake.
"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 evil one will only abandon his earth-fort and face me in the open."
My sword has failed me!
My Lord! I, Wiglaf, must aid you! For you have done so much for me!
"...that final day was the first time when Beowulf fought and fate denied him glory in battle."
You have killed the king and destroyed the nation by your fear! Why did you shrink back from battle?