Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book IV, Chapter XXVIII

Trixie shows up at the rendezvous point, as promised, and she’s tanned and cheerful and totally ignores Gawaine, just burns him, ice, man, she’s ice.  But Uwaine and Marhaus and the other damosels discuss their adventures, and Trixie tells the … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book IV Chapter XXVII

So Uwaine has a big meal and a good night’s sleep, and in the morning he goes to church and has some breakfast and then he emerges from the Lady of the Rock’s castle, to joust with Edward and Hue.  … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book IV Chapter XXV

Blah blah blah, Marhaus jousts the Duke of the Southern Marches and his six sons, and Malory describes it in some detail but screw that.  Long story short, Marhaus ends the fight without a scratch on him, all of his … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book IV Chapters XVIII, continued, and XIX

Anyway, Gawaine and Uwaine stay with Marhaus for a week, and then they’re going to ride off, and Marhaus says listen, I’ll come with you part of the way and we’ll go into the Forest of Arroy. “Everybody has strange … Continue reading →