Beowulf Good Vs Evil Essay

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“In brightest day, in blackest night, No evil shall escape my sight. Let those who worship evil's might, Beware my power- Green Lantern's Light!” This was said by the Green Lantern when he was fighting against Parallax, who lives off of peoples fear and worries. The Green Lantern says this whenever he needs to bring all his power to him to defeat the enemy. This is continued in many other stories and other points throughout history like it was explained through the story Beowulf. Beowulf is in an Anglo Saxon society, which is an epic tale which recounts that of the epic hero. It takes a lot of bravery and sacrifice to be able to do this, as it is shown by the character Beowulf in the story. “…All things in the world are two. In our minds we are two, good and evil.” The protagonists turning out to be Hrothgar, Beowulf, and Wiglaf. While Grendel, his mother, and the dragon turn out to be the bad. The way they use their power and abilities to protect or destroy, bring out the good and evil in both sides. In the epic tale of “Beowulf” the archetypal hero, Beowulf pursues evil and risks his life for the good of humanity and the restoration of mankind.…show more content…
Grendel, starts to terrorize Herot and begins to create huge problem for Beowulf. Beowulf “heard how Grendel filled nights with horror and quickly commanded a boat fitted out.” (197-198) Beowulf couldn’t stay away when he heard that help was greatly needed defeating Grendel; he accumulated his men right away and shipped off to Denmark. He need to escape so he could by himself time so when the chance comes to defeat Grendel he would be able to do so. Beowulf’s crossing the sea to Denmark is a threshold in which he commits to change and disconnects from his native

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