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A belief in Wyrd, the mighty power controlling the destinies of men, is the chief religious motive of the epic.
The dragon is slain, but the fire has entered Beowulf's lungs and he knows that Wyrd is at hand.
But Wyrd forbade him to seize any more of men on earth after that evening.
Wyrd full nigh stood ready to greet the gray-haired man, to seize his soul-hoard, sunder apart life and body.
To these their mother, Wyrd, the primitive goddess of fate, added: “With joy once more won.”Myths of the Norsemen|H. A. Guerber