S. Worthen (owlfish) wrote,
S. Worthen


Inspired by saffronjan's recent posting on Beowulf and the Dinosaurs, I thought I would share with you that I recently killed Grendel. What, you say, didn't Grendel die back when Beowulf killed him? Well, yes, there is that. But I swear, he showed up in zangband, and I killed him, I did. He looked like this: O

For those of you desiring to know: he wasn't classed as a troll, but as an ogre. That should placate readers of B&the Dinos.

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