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I read Sir Gawain and the Green Knight too, and we discussed it in class... so personally, I think the answer to your question is no. My teacher said that the Pearl Poet (author) was trying to satirize the concept of the "perfect knight in shining armor".

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By sacrificing his freedom as a bachelor and marry the ugliest woman on Earth just to save the life of his beloved cousin, King Arthur.

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Very much indeed. The design on his shield (a 5-sided star) reasonably symbolized his five virtues: honesty, purity, compassion, frankness, and fellowship.

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conveys a sense of the supernatural?

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