Modred


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Modred

revolted against King Arthur. [Arch. Legend: Brewer Handbook, 714–715; Br. Lit.: Idylls of the King]
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Neighbours told of their shock at the attack and said Modred Street was a quiet residential road.
Tennyson's first notions of how he might treat these materials, then, center on the beauty of Camelot and its prophesied destruction, on faith of various kinds and skepticism across millennia, and on the rivalry between Modred and Arthur.
In In re Genetically Modred Rice Litigation, a class of U.
In co-operation with the Australian government, the supermarket modred up a shop of 400 Australian brands for its buyers to see if any took their fancy.
Before his fight with Modred, Arthur defines the members of his house as "they who sware my vows, / Yea, even while they brake them, own'd me king" (157-58) and the lines reflect the schism of authority within the Anglican Church where ritualist congregations were simultaneously members and renegades.
Mohammed, of Modred Road, Toxteth, and Majid, of no fixed address, both pleaded not guilty to the charges.
A police spokesman said: "Officers were called to Modred Street following reports that a man was stabbed in the leg.
He lives at 4 Modred Court with his wife of 25 years, Barbara.
To be sure, the heathen await Modred's mutiny, as "Guinevere" describes: Modred, we learn, "leagued him with the heathen, while the King / Was waging war on Lancelot" (ll.