The Heroic Traits Of Robin Hood

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Robin Hood has characteristics commonly associated with both heroes and criminals, and depending on how other characters interact with Robin, he is either a hero or a hoodlum. People like the villagers Robin Hood always find food or money revere him as a saint, as Sir Guy mentioned. However, Sir Guy himself as well as the Sheriff see Robin as a nasty outlaw who always steals from them. Contradictory to what Sir Guy believes, Robin Hood is a hero. Only a hero would be brave enough to steal from people who have the power to execute him so peasants could have enough food and money to survive. Another heroic trait about Robin Hood is his generosity, shown in Scene 5 when he selflessly distributed food to the villagers who couldn’t afford it. Robin

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