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Deus ex Machina

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Which of the following events could best be described as a deus ex machina moment?

A

"It [Hrunting] spared her and failed
the man in his need" (1524-1525)

B

"Then he saw a blade that boded well, a sword in her armoury" (1567-1568).

C

"Holy God decided the victory" (1553-1554).

D

"Then, in a fury, he flung his sword away" (1531)

E

"The keen, inlaid, worm-loop-patterned steel
was hurled to the ground" (1532-1533).