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Which of these excerpts from Beowulf best describes Beowulf reason for attacking grendels mother?
A- "whispered together/ and said that hope was gone, that the hero/had lost"
B- and holy/god, who sent him victory, gave judgment/for truth and right"
C "so fame/comes to the men who mean to win/ and care about nothing else"
D- " the sword was wet/ with her blood, and Beowulf rejoiced at the sight.
my choice is answer C

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