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Chivarly in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Summary: Defines the code of chivalry and how knights during the medieval era lived by it. Describes how Sir Gawain is the perfect idiom of a Knight in the epic tale Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.
Knights during the medieval era were highly respected individuals. Their presence commanded respect and as said by the dead body collector in the beginning of "Monty Python and the Quest for the Holy Grail", "You can tell he is a noble person, because he is clean." Knights were heroes of the time, standing up for everything that is right, defending the weak and innocent and administering justice to all forms of evil. The Code of Chivalry was a set of rules and guidelines that dictated how a knight would live and act, basically controlling a knight's idiom. The code included basic rules such as "Live to serve King and Country" and "Exhibit manners" that most knights and people during the time followed. "Thou shalt never lie" and "exhibit self-control" are a few of the rules that very hard for a knight to...

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