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Sir Gawain and The Green Knight by the Pearl Poet begins as a story about King Arthurs court and The Knights of the Round Table but soon transforms into a story of love temptation and power The story starts with an image of the court and a giant green stranger comes in and challenges the group of men and the king stepped up at the same time giving his life away To save the royal King Sir Gawain offers to take the challenge from the King and risk his own life the rest of the story is a tale of one knight fighting to sustain his chivalrous code and the author paints a vivid picture of his high stature and respect Sir Gawain positively represents the chivalry and high recognition of King Arthurs Court The Green Knight upon his arrival called the court the best strong chivalrous and at the same time hinted towards their high recognition This stranger to all in the court first challenges them to a fair trade and says I have not come to linger long but because your praises so highly sung Sir and because your knights are reputed the bestSir Gawain 2006 P 10 the Green Knight calls the knights the best says their praises are sung but then challenges them Here is shown chivalry or so I am told and it simply which brings me here nowSir Gawain 2006 P 10 The challenge not only challenged their code of chivalry but their lives by offering to cut off his head then he will repay the cut a year later seems dangerous but because of Sir Gawains sacrifice the court sent him off a year later proclaiming his bravery The court sent Sir Gawain to find the Green Knight in a suit showing high ranking and
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