Beowulf Vs Achilles Research Paper

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Beowulf Vs. Achilles Have you ever had a hero or read about a hero life style? I have read about two heroes Beowulf and Achilles. Beowulf and Achilles are both epic heroes because Beowulf is a person that cared for his people and Achilles is a true friend who wanted revenge for his best friend. Beowulf and Achilles are both epic heroes because their on top of everyone else, even though they come from different cultures their still epic heroes for being strong, brave and for fighting. The Author states” In his far off home Beowulf, Higlac’s / Follower and the strongest of the Geats – greater and stronger than anyone anywhere in this world” (Line 109-111). Beowulf is the strongest man in the world and that no one could take him in a battle. No one could compare Beowulf to another strong man because he was the only one.…show more content…
The author states “ And so Beowulf’s followers/ rod, mourning their be loved leader/ crying that no better king had ever/ lived, no prince so mild, no man/ so open to his people, so deserving of praise’ (line 892-8970). Beowulf’s people thought that no man like him was so open to his people, which made his people love him more. Beowulf would always put his life in danger to fight in battles but in his last battle he was old, he didn’t care about how old he was all he had in mind was to give it all just to make his people safe. He ended up winning his last battle but he also

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