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Elements of a Medieval Romance

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					  Elements of a
Medieval Romance
1. a near-
perfect hero
2. an evil
 enemy
3. a quest
4. a test of the
      hero
5. elements of
      the
 supernatural
6. good vs.
    evil
   7. Female
figures, usually
   one of the
   following:
A. Maidens in
   need of
   rescue
B. mothers
C. crones
8. The journey of
a romance hero
usually has these
three stages:
A. A danger is
  presented
B. The hero
undergoes a test
or trial to
determine if he is
a worthy hero
3. A return to
the point from
which the
journey began

				
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