>A King who rules through literal divine right, raised by a wise wizard with the ability of foresight, with an actual sword blessed by God and proof of his divine right to rule>Knights with magical powers and nigh invincibility on the battlefield. Definitively united all of England centuries before Æthelstan>Obtained an objectively holy relic of Jesus Christ, his grail, able to heal all wounds>Potentially even had a time traveling Yankee who taught how to make guns, bicycles, dynamite, and electricity>Dynasty still failedWhat more could have been done to make the Pendragon Dynasty actually succeed?
>>84495831Keep women out of the court.
>>84495831dont let the French write fanfiction
>>84495831By not being British
>>84495831All this proves is that no matter how great a king is, this doesn't mean his dynasty will be great. Louis XIV was the only Bourbon that wasn't shit (Henritards, swerve!)>>84495884Arthur was a Celtoid, his failure is what caused the rise of the Eternal Anglo who -lacking any degree of heroism in their accursed genepool- adopted him as their "national hero" alongside Richard "I'd sell London if I could find a buyer" Lionheart.
>>84495831thanks for reminding me of that book anon, now I know what I can listen to at work. made an uneasy day just a little bit better.
>>84495939I've never listened to an audiobook, what's it like compared to actually reading the book yourself? Is there a certain type of book that's more suitable for this than others?
>>84495914Half Celtoid half Roman remnant raised by a combination of a Welsh wizard/druid/bard and a mixed Saxon - Celtic family.
>>84495914What about Henry IV?
>>84496006I told you to swerve!
>>84495974Not the same anon but for me, convenience mostly.Useful for driving or lets you eat at the same time. Quite enjoyable with the good narrator.Some of the 40k books are very enjoyable with it. The Ork books, Infinite and Divine, the Primarch novels.
>>84495831>don't fuck your sister>don't let your best friend fuck your wife>if your wife don't give heir, go full Henri VIII>do a carolingian reform>do a primogeniture succession lawand of course>ban the jew out your realm like Louis IX
>>84495974I can't enjoy them myself, I get distracted and don't pay attention and then get pissed that I missed a couple of lines or something, but that's just me being fussy and autistic about absorbing every single line
>>84495831Marry a more fitting wife.
>>84495831Arthur was Roman.
Don't marry a whore just cause she hot
>>84496290*Artorius was Roman
>>84495831Who said it was over? If guilliman can come back, so can this cracka ass mofugga
>>84495831Strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government. Supreme executive power derives from a mandate from the masses, not from some farcical aquatic ceremony.
>>84495974>>84496027>>84496269All of these are fair takes on them, they can be very hit or miss. I'm a better listener than a lot of people an eat up lyrics in music so I find them easy to digest.I just don't have the time to read because of adult life but I like doing it as a way to make work go faster and keep my imagination active. I usually listen to music but I'm not always in the mood for it, and youtube with an adblocker drains your battery a lot faster than a book pirating site that lets you listen while your phone is off.It depends on quality for me. Some are VERY nicely recorded with a great reader who matches the tone of the story perfectly, but many are unprofessional and far too quiet to hear over the machinery I have to work with.Best one I've listened to recently was Roadside Picnic read by Robert Forster. His smoky noir cop voice matches the book *flawlessly*. It was beautiful.
>>84496333>dude trust me the masses know what's up lmao
>>84496366>>84496367you can't expect to wield supreme executive power just because some watery tart threw a sword at you.
>>84495974as for some books being more suitable, old scifi novels and classical literature tends to be popular enough to get read with funding - thus getting a good adaptation.
>>84496390Janny, ban this filth
>>84496367>>84496366zoomer hands typed these posts
>>84496366>>84496367You need to be 18 to post
>>84495831...what literal divine right? Because of the sword? Uther was a conqueror of great military might, and Arthur was product of a rape, there's absolutely nothing "divine" on the Pendragon bloodline. Hell, Arthur didn't even see the grail himself. It was found by Galahad because of the purity of his heart.
>>84496546Help! I'm being repressed!
>>84496290So yowh king was a Woman, eh?
>>84495860>>84495919>t. tards who should never be at court
>>84497040>t. Morgana le Fay
>>84497581reminder that Morgan le Fay escorted her brother to Avalon and they could be having hot incestuous brother-sister sex RIGHT NOW
>>84495831>Shoot his asshole nephew>Then shoot the French creep who keeps insisting that his nephew is actually an incest-baby son, because no proper Norman lord would give their kingdom to anybody but a son.
>>84495831Anon... you're looking at this through the modernist viewpoint. For the modernist, everything is measured in 'success' because modernists want to defy God. Arthur's BRITANNIA was far too good for our fallen world, a taste of the world that is to come. The Pendragon dynasty HAD to fail or else the events leading us towards the end times would not be fulfilled. We must remember Arthur as the example of what can be and what we should strive for. Do not worry, trust in God and trust that Arthur will return. REX QVONDAM REXQVE FVTVRVS
>>84495831he never found the grail though, that's the whole point
>>84495914>"I'd sell London if I could find a buyer"A true Englishman.
>>84496186>ban the jew out your realm like Louis IXFunny thing that: there were many kings who exiled the Jews, yet Saint Louis is the one many Jews to this day refuse to mention by name. Where other kings would exile Jews mostly for monetary gain, Louis IX put them on trial for the contents of the Talmud (the statement that Jesus is in hell eternally boiling to death in a cauldron of shit, the prescripts that goyim could be tricked, stolen from and even killed et cetera). I imagine it must hit a sore spot when you can't just dismiss him as a greedy antisemite but have to confront the fact that he was an examining judge that even gave the Jews a 4 on 1 advantage during their trial against a former Jew.
>>84499046>a former Jew
>>84499246I don't get it
>>84499046> the statement that Jesus is in hell eternally boiling to death in a cauldron of shit, the prescripts that goyim could be tricked, stolen from and even killed et ceteraWhat the fuck? Is that 4chan edgy hyperbole or is that actually a thing?
>>84499046>why would Jews not talk about one instance among many others where they got the short end of the stick by the state>a state lead by a Christian king who was certainly not biased>the accuser was a former Jew who was excommunicated out of the Jewish community>and certainly the Talmud (which is not an authoritative text) was not taken out of context
>>84499309https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jesus_in_the_Talmud#Specific_references>In Gittin 56b and 57a, a story is told in which Onkelos summons up the spirit of a Yeshu who sought to harm Israel. He describes his punishment in the afterlife as boiling in excrement.
>>84499348What's a Yeshu?
>>84495831>What more could have been done to make the Pendragon Dynasty actually succeed?Castrate Lancelot
>>84499460The Aramaic transcription of the Hebrew name Yeshua, which is in Greek transcribed as Iesos and in Latin as Iesus. The Jews in the trial actually tried to play this same game "not every man named Louis is king of France".
>>84499309Sweet summer child.
>>84499477That is a correct statement though.
>>84499046The same reason they promote Cromwell who revered the greatest King England ever had. It is arguable that without his proclamation the levels of productivity, population boom and overall prosperity of the realm would not have been anywhere near high enough to build the the British Empire.Nearly 400 years England was free.
>>84499808reverted the law*>Mind is moving much faster than my fingers...
>>84495831Ne pas être britannique serait ma première supposition
>>84500272King Arthur was a Sarmatian.
>>84499626Yes, but when one says Alexander we know they mean "the Great".
>>84497040>tranny seethe on behalf of “fellow” womenLike Clockwork.
>>84501088>A retard cries about trannies like a faggotLike Clockwork.
>>84496290badda bing, badda boom, at that sword outa there!
>>84495831Defeat a dragon!
>>84495831Having an heir would be a good first step.
Having read Morte d'Arthur, Gawain and the Green Knight, Parzival and Chretien de Troyes over the last couple years, I think it's interesting that people tend to overlook how a lot of mid/late medieval Arthurian stuff was satire of post-Crusades nobility and aristocracy. There seems to be some nostalgia for when knights actually accomplished things, rather than fuck around at court and learn to dance all day. I recall one early Arthur fragment where he's playing chess with Merlin or some other guy for days on end, even during a battle, and his lieutenants are begging him to stop playing and pay attention to what's going on. The language was something like "And Arthur, the greatest of all kings, refused to budge from his game until a crow flew down and stole a piece". I especially like how de Troyes basically wrote the Launcelot/Guinevere story to entertain/mock his patroness, saying "if you keep fucking around you are going to destroy the kingdom you bitch". Interesting stuff, but de Troyes is one of the hardest to actually read.
>>84495831Kicking that damn Yank out before his insurrection
>>84495974Depends entirely on the reader and quality of the production. I had all the Narnia books on CD and they were absolutely magical to listen to on long car rides as a kid. I can still hear certain snippets from certain chapters in my head if I try.Anything by Mark Twain is bound to be a chuckle at the very least. I wonder if they make the narrator drop n-bombs every third sentence for 4 hours.
>>84499046https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disputation_of_Paris#:~:text=Louis%20IX%20stated%20that%20only,speak%20ill%20of%20the%20Christ.Unfathomably based>give the Jews every excuse and advantage>hold an entirely civil debate>ex-jew steps up to bat and exposes the talmud for the bloodthirsty pile of shit scripture that it is>leads to 10k Jewish holy texts being burned, before the invention of the printing pressI kneel
>>84499046Also>born: Poissy, France
>>84499309>w-well that could be anybody!This was their unironic defense and he gave it to them because they just had that much blasphemy and shit to wade through
>>84495831His downfall came from not trusting Merlin & choosing Gwynevere. Also gor allowing Morgan le Fay to amass military & political power around his incest son
>>84495831Might watch this movie tonight
>>84501231>seething in a basement surrounded by dronesLike Clockwork
>>84507933>stinking in a basement surrounded by cocksClockwork
>>84495831Merlin not given self fulfilling prophecy to young Arthur, or telling him his lineage a bit earlier to avoid the whole thing
The conceit of "divine lineage" goes against the very teachings of the Bible itself. Jesus left no heirs. And if he did, who cares? His Apostles were his true heirs, for their carried His blood within them, and His flesh - so do we all through Communion and the Holy Sacrament. When someone says you need Jesus, make sure you get the real one. Don't fall for inferior brands. Jesus was made Generic. He's like Sriracha - no one owns Him, and all may have Him.
>>84495831>What more could have been done to make the Pendragon Dynasty actually succeed?Interestingly, the fall of Arthur can be tossed up to the distinction between shame & guilt.Arthur was getting cucked by Lancelot, but since the latter was able to best every man who called him out on it he asserted that there was no crime. This shame oriented social custom allowed the "honorable" Lancelot to wreak bloody havoc and sow discord.
>>84507020>a story that Adam coupled with every animal before EveThe Talmud was genuinely just one giant shitpost wasn’t it?
>>84499309There's a reason they call you goy
>>84511322The tranny who only exist in your head can wish whatever you want
>>84495831Kill Mordred, kill Aggravaine, tell Lancelot not to simp for women, tell Guinevere not to KEK the best king that ever was.
>>84495860It really was that easy
Arthur needed to man up a fuck that goddam squirrel rather than a human roastie who cucks him with one of his knights and starts a civil war.
>>84495831The fall of King Arthur was due to the greed and power hunger of others and Arthur's own mistakes. He was also far from perfect. Even in pre-Mallory (fuck I hate Mallory) Arthur was lustful, slightly greedy, and very proud. He didn't want to acknowledge his illegitimate sons, and had no son with his lawful wife. He wasn't exactly perfect.>>84495914England was literally ruled by the French or French speaking kings and nobles until Henry IV, and then returned to French with a number of kings.>>84495860There were no women in politics though. The fall came when Lancelot (who, by the by, was a Mallory self insert) fell in love with Arthur's wife, when Merlin fell in love with the 3rd lady of the lake and was turned (either into a tree or... I think a stone before then?). If you mean keep women away from men... That's some Spartan level of gay, man. But it would also have caused other issues. Imagine if Morgana managed to get her fingers into Gwen and pass of her bastard son as hers and actually managed to make Mordred the Crown Prince while also controlling him. It would have gone WAY WORSE.Also,if any of you want a good Arthurian movie since... Forger, check out The Greek Knight. It's a trippy as fuck movie, but it's so good.
>>84499046His fault was an excess of mercy. The adults should have all been killed, and children given over to receive a proper Christian education.
>>84496390>Bro what about democracy :)))
>>84498957I simp for mordred tho
>>84495831Aswithmost things, womennfuckd it up. Guinevere was a slag.
>>84500301>>84504559>Not of know he was proud Türkman
>>84495831>>84495914The persian empire was objectively as was Xerxes. But because people who didn't like them wrote what became our history books and also wrote a lot of fun mythologies, for the longest time both had a poor reputation in history. Even when you get a great ruler and great dynasty you get people who are pissed off about that and want to ruin it for their own power flex. And then they die young from alcohol poisoning. Fucking Alexander.
Okay so you know how squirrels are a huge problem in modern society because they're small and like to destroy electrical boxes. Just last year the entire city of New Camelot had a power outage for 18 hours because of one squirrel.Well you might ask yourself, "Maybe we should curtail the squirrel population like the Pentarcy Confederacy did to the Everglades Alligator population." Well there's a small tiny problem if you Live in the High Kingdom of Brittania. You see its considered a capitol offense of High Treason to even discus harming a member of the Royal Family of Brittannia and a lessor crime to accuse a member of wrong doing if there is no evidence for the contrary."Wait," I hear you cry, "Were talking about squirrels not Humans and definitely not the Pendragon royal family. I'm a loyal Brittanian." Well the thing is is that squirrels, well Brittanian Squirls, are considered members of the Royal Family... them and dragons but that's neither here nor there.Yes. I am not joking article 7 sub section 10 of the Royal Charter of Britania details the whole thing an obscure law written in almost 13 hundred years ago. You see King Arthur Waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay before he pulled the sward from the stone was apparently turned into a squirrel by the wizard Merlin, or at least how the story goes. To make a long story short out once and future king, got a squirrel girlfriend, who Merlin transformed back into a human who would eventually be Arthur's consort, Hazzle the Red.The current line of Britanian monarchs trace their line to Hazzle and apparently some where in the twelfth century they decide that meant the squirrels of Britania were Kin and therefor members of the royal family and people... just kinda forgot... well except for the sheriffs who have already arrested three MPs "For High Treason or inflammatory remarks on members of the royal family" in the past four years for bring the topic up. Those MP's have been released by royal pardon if your wondering.
>>84516014And that's the story of How a world superpower was founded by a furry and because of how medieval marriages worked most of Europe's royals are also descended from that same furry and squirrel.
>>84495831FYI if anyone hasn't watched Excalibur it's fantastic
>>84495831>>84495860The modern concept of Arthurian legend is based on smut designed to get noble women to learn to read.>Lancelot>Written by a french man>Best knight ever>Gets to fuck the queenI think the original sentiment before this was just a way of complaining about the current government by romanticizing the period between Roman Britton and the current period."Yeah, things were so much better under Uther!"
>>84496598Okay, that's actually good
>>84506413Never heard this take. Interesting. Kind of like Don quixote, huh?
>>84510243>The Bible itselfWhat part? The first bit that's the Babylonian myths that the exiles stole? The middle bit that is the story of the exiles since Cyrus freed them? Or the last bit that is anti Roman revolutionary propaganda combined with Indo mystery cult bullshit?
>>84514104>No women in politicsSay rather, no women in court. Who do you think ran shit while you were away? You could trust your wife (in theory) more than another man.
>>84499309They see you as cattle, slaves or pets at best.
>>84514104the green knight?thats endd with a little girl STEALING the crown?
>>84506320>>84506329>>84506339>>84506350>>84506361>>84506369Are all these supposed to be Saint George? Good taste, he's a pretty cool saint.
>>84495914>"I'd sell London if I could find a buyer"Extraordinarily based
>>84514104>check out The Greek Knight. It's a trippy as fuck movie, but it's so good.If you mean the Green Knight, fuck you. That movie sucked so hard I wanted my money back even though I didn't pay for it.And it's a shame. I've always really liked the Tale of the Green Knight, but holy fuck was it done dirty by being used as the base of one of the most narccissitically pretentious films ever put to screen.
>>84514104>check out The Greek KnightI trusted what you said until this. The rest of your post is probably a lie too; that movie was awful, read the book instead.
>>84510243>the Bible invented the concept of divine lineage
>>84498957>too good for our fallen worldDelusional.You wouldn't recognize what's actually too good until you were shown it, and no one actually good and even remotely intelligent acts in such a childish fashion because goodness proper isn't done because of some childish whimsy.
>>84514104Deformed tranny hands typed this.
>>84517762Yeah the last bit of the Bible is ironically pro-Roman antirevolutionary propaganda intended as an antithesis to everything Jewish
>>84513908Based reference. She would have loved him more than guinevere ever did.