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Boys take note, King Arthur said, “Let her decide”

The adventures of the legendary King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table definitely add a masculine glamour to medieval histories. The story, based on Geoffrey of Monmouth’s imaginative History of the Kings of Britain, first gain popularity in the 12th century, Although there are other versions of King Arthur (characters and events vary), Geoffrey’s version serve as the basis for them.

The Green Knight, illustration (image credit: Sphere Magazine)

The Green Knight, illustration (image credit: Sphere Magazine)

The story that piqued my interest has nothing to do with adventures or fighting, but more of a lesson on relationship. When I first heard the story, I cracked up. From then to present, this message, Keep your woman happy. Let her decide, still rings true.   

Curious? Here’s how the story goes.

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