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Sir Galahad

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by KSDbass, Oct 31, 2005.


  1. KSDbass

    KSDbass

    Mar 25, 2005
    atlanta
    I need everything you guys know about Sir Galahad, and There was a video a while back of a bunch of people joking around acting like it was a medevil war.
     
  2. cheezewiz

    cheezewiz

    Mar 27, 2002
    Ohio
    I'm beginning to think you rely on us a bit TOO much in helping with your homework.
     
  3. I remember that video, but I don't remember where it was. :meh:
     
  4. sloppysubs

    sloppysubs

    Nov 24, 2002
    Swansboro, NC
    If I recall he is the son of Lancelpt and Guenevere (sp?). And he is the purest knight ever.
     
  5. cheezewiz

    cheezewiz

    Mar 27, 2002
    Ohio
    The Holy Grail?
     
  6. Against Will

    Against Will Supporting Member

    Dec 10, 2003
    Big Sound Central

    He was actually the son of Elaine of Corbenic. Arthur, Lancelot and a few other knights (legend goes) were lured onto a boat with many beautiful damsels and 'spent the night' with them. The damsel Lancelot spent the night with appeared to him as Gwenivere. This is sort of a foreshadowing of the two running off together.

    Galahad was the only knight who could sit in the siege perilous and was sent off on a quest for the Holy Grail, which he supposedly completed and became the perfect knight.
     
  7. Muzique Fann

    Muzique Fann Howzit brah

    Dec 8, 2003
    Kauai, HI
    Sir Lancelot:
    We were in the nick of time. You were in great peril.
    Sir Galahad:
    I don't think I was.
    Sir Lancelot:
    You were, Sir Galahad. You were in terrible peril.
    Sir Galahad:
    Look, let me go back in there and face the peril.
    Sir Lancelot:
    No, it's too perilous.
     
  8. Thor

    Thor Moderator Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Just watch the Monty Python flick.

    You should get an A.
     
  9. lamborghini98

    lamborghini98 The Aristocrats

    May 1, 2005
    NYC; Portland, OR
    +1 on watching Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
    If your teacher doesnt accept that.. well.. I dotn know what theyre doing with their life.
     
  10. karrot-x

    karrot-x Banned

    Feb 21, 2004
    Omicron Persei 8
    Watch King Arthur @ 2004...staring Kira Knightely.

    It's a cool movie :).
     
  11. KSDbass

    KSDbass

    Mar 25, 2005
    atlanta
    He we sent? I thought he left? and I've seen Monty Python and the Holy Grail more than 50 times. "when danger reared it's ugly head, he bravely turned his tail and fled, Brave brave brave sir robin"
     
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    ::sigh::

    Mike Palin...
     
  13. Sir Gala had too much to drink one knight, so he called a cab. :rolleyes:

    All the horsey cabs were taken, but he remembered that a new cab company had just opened on Dromedary road, so he called a cab from the camel lot. :rollno: His girlfriend was a very bad driver and would frequently Guinevere off the road into a ditch. :bag:

    Sir Lancelot Armstrong had just won the Tour de Gaul. :meh:

    DO NOT submit this report to your teacher. :D

    Mike :D
     
  14. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    he's not the son of guinevere. i forget who the mother is.

    and i know that more than one person wrote arthurian legend!

    so there is not really one unified canon. for instance, malory (and the earlier writers) had morgause be the incestuous mother of mordred, but many of the later writers had morgan la fey be his mother (since it was easier to explain that a witch caused arthur to get down with one of his sisters).

    and... since you, ksdbass, are on the internet already... why don't you just use google!

    (that's not a question, hence the lack of question mark. :D . use google!)

    that is... unless your teacher specifically required that you interview bass players over the internet about what they knew about sir galahad. :rolleyes: :p
     
  15. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
  16. You left out the last two lines, the funniest ones!

    Sir Galahad:
    I bet you're gay.
    Sir lancelot:
    No I'm not!


    wow, I haven't been here in a long time. Myspace has taken TB's place as my time waster recently, not sure if I am going to change back.
     
  17. I always wondered what they said in those two lines... Now I know.
     
  18. Does your television not have volume control? :p