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Brut

Layamon

Published February 10th 2015
ISBN : 9781505227604
154 pages
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[...] The king had three sons, who were men exceeding fair- the eldest hight Vortimer, -Pascent, and Catiger. Garengan was an earl, who possessed Kent long, and his father before him, and he afterwards through his kin (by inheritance), when he best... More[...] The king had three sons, who were men exceeding fair- the eldest hight Vortimer, -Pascent, and Catiger. Garengan was an earl, who possessed Kent long, and his father before him, and he afterwards through his kin (by inheritance), when he best weened to hold his land, then had it the queen, and Hengest in his hand- strange it seemed to the knight, what the king thought. The king loved the heathens and harmed the Christians, the heathens had all this land to rule under their hand, and the kings three sons oft suffered sorrow and care. Their mother was then dead, therefore they had the less counsel-their mother was a woman most good, and led [...].