Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book X, Chapter 13

Mark flees through the forest, comes to a well — everything important happens at wells, as I’m sure you’ve noticed.  Chilling by this well: Sir Palomides.  Let me remind you that Palomides and Mark have met before more than once.  … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book IX Chapters 19 and 20

While Tristram does the mad hermit thing for most of a year, some events transpire!   1) Sir Dagonet, King Arthur’s jester, visits Tintagil with some friends. While they’re out in the woods one day, watering their horses at a … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book IX Chapter 3

Kay watches them ride off.  He’s annoyed at Breunor and Marcie both: Breunor’s really holding a grudge about Kay’s nickname for him (which Kay still thinks was hilarious) and Marcie insulted him to his face.  “Hey, Dagonet,” he says.  Dagonet, … Continue reading →