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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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 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.
Chronicle writers either alluded to the romance tradition sceptically (especially where Arthur's fathering of Modred was concerned) or contrived to incorporate it by adapting and harmonizing (p.
Empres ceste grant felunie Fist Modred alter vilainie, Kar cuntre cristiene lei Prist a sun lit femme lu rei, Femme sun uncle e sun seignur Prist a guise de traitor.
Mohammed, of Modred Road, Toxteth, and Majid, of no fixed address, both pleaded not guilty to the charges.
When the Bard invokes the spirits of the murdered bards, he speaks of them in close relation to the land: Urien is mourned by mountains, Cadwallo could hush the stormy main, Modred could "move" Mount Plinlimmon.
The name is spelled Modred in Tennyson'sIdylls of the King, where a much - altered version of the story is given.
Police were called to Modred Street, Toxteth, just before 7am on Sunday.
In Arthurian legend, what relationship was Modred to Arthur?
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.