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en þó eru fastir viðir saman, þeir sem negldir eru, at eigi sé vel feldir, sem kveðandi helz í hendingarlausum háttum.
And yet boards that are nsiled together are fast, even though not joined by tongue and groove, just as the alliteration is maintained in rhymeless metres.
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