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A new detail about Grendel

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Beowulf reveals to Hygelac an interesting detail we did not already know about Grendel.

What is it and how is it significant?

A

He had dragon's wings; this made him tougher to catch.

B

He had a bag for carrying dead bodies. This allowed him to eat a maximum number of Danes.

C

He had a devil-made sword; this made him tougher to fight.

D

He has siblings. The Danes could be in for more trouble.

E

Grendel's father is at large. The Danes could be in for more trouble.