What request does Beowulf make before before he dives into the lake?

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Beowulf is about to dive into the lake to do battle with Grendel's mother. He may be a brave warrior—probably the bravest warrior around—but he's not a fool; he knows that this valiant feat of daring could be his last.

So, before he descends to the dark, inky depths, he...

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Beowulf is about to dive into the lake to do battle with Grendel's mother. He may be a brave warrior—probably the bravest warrior around—but he's not a fool; he knows that this valiant feat of daring could be his last.

So, before he descends to the dark, inky depths, he makes a number of requests regarding what should be done in the event that he doesn't make it back. He asks Hrothgar to remember his promise to take care of the Geats. He also asks him to send the treasures that he won back to the Geat king, Hygelac. Finally, he requests that Unferth be given his treasured sword, Hrunting—the very sword that Unferth had presented to him in recognition of his superior courage and ability.

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