- The Haunted Mere: Hrothgar learns that Aeschere his counselor is dead,
and tells Beowulf where Grendel and his mother lived and where no doubt Aeschere's killer can be found.
- Home to Hygelac:Beowulf, having killed Grendel and his mother,
returns home to Hygelac, his king, laden with treasure.
- Death Scene: Beowulf Lies Dead Beside the Dragon
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archaic Gummere translation (Electronic Text Center).