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Hrothgar reminds Beowulf to "keep in mind [his] fame" (659). Analyze this warning from a Christian perspective.
The desire for fame will destroy Beowulf
The desire for fame will bolster Beowulf
Beowulf mustn't make a mistake--everyone will hear about it.
Beowulf will be famous if he kills Grendel.
The desire for fame hampers a warrior in battle.