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Hví þegið ér svá,
að þér mæla né meguð?
velið mér sumbli að
eða heitið mikheðan! (eddic or germanic)
(‘Why are you so silent, you pride-swollen gods,
that you are unable to speak?
Assign me a place to sit at the feast,
or tell me to go away!’
editions: Skj Not in Skj;