Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Fact of the Day: Magic Merlin

Since there are many versions of the King Arthur story, the are many variations of the wizard Merlin. In addition to being a magicians, some stories have him as a prophet and even a poet. 

13 comments:

  1. Hi! I will study about King Arthur.

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  2. Wow! I had no idea about that Adam. Very interesting. Hugs...RO

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  3. Merlin was a fascinating character.

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  4. Wizard Merlin could have used magic to become both a poet and a prophet

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  5. Yes, Merlin is a figure that goes back to the mists of pre-history in Britain

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  6. I love the King Arthur legends. I must read T.B. White's "The Once and Future King." Tintagel has long been on my list of places to visit. Merlin is just one of the iconic figures that had an impact on medieval literature. You always choose interesting figures, Adam!

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  7. This is really interesting, but honestly i'm not surprised!

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  8. Why is he holding a baby? Hmmm...

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  9. Fairy tales - makes little kids happy????????????
    Colin

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