Who wrote The Sword and the Stone?

T. H. White

Is King Arthur real or fictional?

But was King Arthur actually a real person, or simply a hero of Celtic mythology? Though debate has gone on for centuries, historians have been unable to confirm that Arthur really existed. ... Though Arthur may not have been a real person, his mythic power would only grow stronger as the centuries passed.

What did Sir Lancelot do to King Arthur?

In the medieval legends about King Arthur of Britain and his knights, Lancelot is the greatest knight of all. In time, however, Lancelot's love for Guinevere (pronounced GWEN-uh-veer), the king's wife, leads him to betray his king and sets in motion the fatal events that end Arthur's rule.

Does Merlin kiss Arthur?

And Arthur cradles him close and presses Merlin's head against his mail shirt; and Merlin turns his face in muzzily and kisses him through the metal links, because Arthur is wonderful and magnificent and saved him, and Arthur will never notice.

Did Merlin have a daughter?

Nimue and Merlin have a very different relationship in the legend. When Nimue and Merlin meet in the fifth episode, she asks the wizard why her mother instructed her to bring him the sword. By the end, viewers learn that not only did he and her mother have a relationship, but Nimue is actually Merlin's daughter.

Why did Morgana hate Arthur?

Morgana turned on him because she felt like she had to in order to survive—in order to distance herself from how much he had hurt her. ... And as for why Morgana came to hate Arthur: several reasons. First and foremost, Arthur too, had killed many of her kind. She did not feel like she could trust him.

Is Merlin good or bad?

Merlin was born well before Arthur. He is brought to the court of the evil Vortigern and plays an important role in ensuring the downfall of Vortigern's kingdom. ... In contemporary versions of the legend, Merlin is almost always depicted as good.