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Aug 07, 2011

it was amazing
bookshelves: reviewed, great-use-of-language, classics, monsters, the-other

This line still sticks with me, a decade after first reading this fabulous translation: "Down through the moors, in off the mist beams, god-cursed Grendel came greedily loping."
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Seamus Heaney
“In off the moors, down through the mist beams, god-cursed Grendel came greedily loping.”
Seamus Heaney, Beowulf


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