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Mantu það, Óðinn,
er við í árdaga
blendum blóði saman?
léztu eigi myndu
nema okkr væri báðum borið. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Do you remember, Odin, when in bygone days
we blended our blood together?*
You said you’d never imbibe beer
unless it were brought to both of us.’)
editions: Skj Not in Skj;