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...elieved that strength was representative of the character. In this description, it is quite evident that Beowulf is the strongest around, and should be respected as such. Beowulf showed great heroism during all of his battles, in the final battle against the Dragon, Beowulf was particularly brave when he confidently walked “under The rocky cliffs: no coward could have walked there!”(Beowulf 652-653), and when he gallantly ran at the dragon with his sword drawn, and remained brave and accepted his fate when his sword melted and broke while in battle (Beowulf 662-703). Another instance of great bravery was when Wiglaf remained at Beowulf’s side. When Beowulf fell in battle, and the rest of the Geat warriors fled the Dragon’s rage, one warrior remained, Wiglaf (Beowulf 708-713) He not only demonstrated loyalty towards his king, but remained brave in the face of danger.
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