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 VIII Chapter 13

Tristram heads back to Cornwall, where he meets up with his father King Meliodas and his uncle King Mark and his stepmother Queen o’ Brittany, and they’re all thrilled by his having returned from Ireland whole and hale and hearty.  … Continue reading →

Primary Sources: Le Morte D’Arthur, Book VIII Chapters 5 and 6

Sir Tristram goes to his father and asks for permission to fight Marhaus. “You know he’s a Knight of the Round Table, and one of the best fighters in this novel, right?” asks Meliodas. “Yeah, whatever.  I think I can … Continue reading →