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Gefolge {n}Neutrum (das) [-special_topic_hist.-] retainers [-special_topic_hist.-]


The joy of king and retainers is, however, of short duration.
Hrothgar and his retainers are lavish of gratitude and of gifts.
It burned in his spirit To urge his folk to found a great building, A mead-hall grander than men of the era He is eager to build a great hall in which he may feast his retainers Ever had heard of, and in it to share With young and old all of the blessings 20 The Lord had allowed him, save life and retainers.
The war-worthy hero With a troop of retainers trod then the pavement (The hall-building groaned), till he greeted the wise one, Beowulf inquires how Hrothgar had enjoyed his night’s rest.
Her footprints were seen then Widely in wood-paths, her way o’er the bottoms, Where she faraway fared o’er fen-country murky, Bore away breathless the best of retainers Who pondered with Hrothgar the welfare of country.
The edge was not useless 20 To the hero-in-battle, but he speedily wished to Give Grendel requital for the many assaults he Had worked on the West-Danes not once, but often, When he slew in slumber the subjects of Hrothgar, Swallowed down fifteen sleeping retainers 25 Of the folk of the Danemen, and fully as many Carried away, a horrible prey.
Then the band of very valiant retainers Came to the current; they were clad all in armor, The coast-guard again.
Used to get good retainers from D. and T. Fitzgerald.
De Beausset bowed low, with that courtly French bow which only the old retainers of the Bourbons knew how to make, and approached him, presenting an envelope.
If the people yield, well and good; but if they resist him, as he began by beating his own father and mother, so now, if he has the power, he beats them, and will keep his dear old fatherland or motherland, as the Cretans say, in subjection to his young retainers whom he has introduced to be their rulers and masters.

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