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Sir Gawain's Journey Analysis

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The journey Sir Gawain goes through can be compared to the journey all of humanity goes through. For example, we're all living our everyday lives, not expecting anything out of the ordinary to occur, then, some "call to adventure" happens and we have to step outside of our comfort zones to deal with it, like if we lost our job. This is seen in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight when the Green Knight proposes a challenge and Sir Gawain's uncle decides to take up the challenge, however, Sir Gawain sees it more fair if he did it instead of his uncle, saying even if I die, it won't be much of a loss. Next, you cross the line between the "ordinary world" and the world you're now in, similar to when you realize that without your job you can't pay bills
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