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FC: Name: Paola De la Rosa. Teacher: Mrs. Karen Church. Date:(03-30-13) | Lesson: 8 Arthurian Legends
1: This sword represents magic and is associated with the rightful sovereignty, or quality of having supreme authority over a territory. According to the legend, it would only get detached from the stone if the right man pulled it. | The sword Excalibur
2: The Shield represents protection. Medieval Shields were made to shield, or protect, knights from the direct attacks from the weapons of their enemies.
3: This legendary character is well known for his extreme courage and strength. He was one of the noblest kings of the Medieval Times and led the Knights of the Round Table. King Arthur has become the inspiration to hundreds of literary works throughout the years. | King Arthur
4: Knight's armor | In the Medieval times, the Armor was not only vital on any battlefield because it provided protection on the knight's body, but it represented honor and courage as well. Only brave and honorable men wore these heavy pieces of metal to fight for their territory.
5: England in the 14th century and the map itself represented pride towards the people's nationality and land; specially during such rough times because of the constant invasions and attacks that this nation was suffering.
6: Lines from the written text of Gawain and the Green Knight | This image represents the authenticity of the very first written text of "Gawain and the Green Knight". | There are many different versions of this legend., but this is a fragment of the original piece.
7: The Crown | Crowns are symbols of superiority and royalty. Therefore, only very special people, such as King Arthur, have the honor to wear crowns.
9: The Pentangle | This figure, created from 46 lines, is a symbol of perfection because it replicates itself geometrically. It also represents endlessness because of the circle it is originally inscribed in.
10: The cross | This image commonly represents religion. The Medieval Period was a period of constant changes and Christianity was one of them when it was introduced to England.
11: The castle of Camelot's existences is still a mystery. However, this place is the most important setting to King Arthur's legends. | Here, Arthur established seated the greatest warriors in Europe, the Knights of the Round Table.
12: Family means different people by blood or not coming together as one and relaxing on each other. for help of pure fun, no mater what the reason its a group of people learning to be with one other. | Many people may have different opinions towards the word "family", but I believe that this word is a synonym of happiness. | FAMILY
13: This image is the symbol of my love for music. I couldn't imagine not having it in my life, there's nothing like the feeling I get when I'm listening to it. | MUSIC