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Grendel's Mother Quotes

Two of the best book quotes from Grendel's Mother
  1. #1
    “She’d brooded on her loss, misery had brewed in her heart, that female horror, Grendel’s Mother, living in the murky cold lake assigned her since Cain had killed his only brother, slain his father’s son with an angry sword.”
    author
    Anonymous
    book
    Beowulf
    character
    Grendel's Mother
    concept
    Loss
  2. #2
    “Steams like black clouds, and the groves of trees growing out over their lake are all covered with frozen spray, and wind down snakelike roots that reach as far as the water and help keep it dark. At night that lake burns like a torch. No one knows its bottom, no wisdom reaches such depths.”

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