The point that he is trying to get across is that all of them swore allegiance to Beowulf when they joined his great army. So they must now prove their allegiance by helping their king when he is in trouble. Unfortunately, Wiglaf's powerful speech did nothing and he was the only one of the entire army to go to Beowulf's aid... Showed first 250 characters
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Wiglaf demonstrated great courage just as Beowulf did, he went in facing the danger that unavoidably in front of him, but didn't care. He just knew that he had to save his king.
Both of these men resemble a character, from a movie that I saw quite recently... Showed next 250 characters
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