- Words: 782
- Length: 2 Pages
- Topic: Literature
- Paper #: 64652017
Beowulf, Grendel, and Grendel's Mother Monstrous?
To be monstrous is to be something other than human, but monstrous means more than extraordinary; it is a term with a bad or evil connotation, so that those who are monstrous are not only outside of the realm of the average human being, but also outside of it in a negative way. In the novel Beowulf, one encounters three different characters who have