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Hættu nú, Njörðr,
haf þú áhófi þik!
Munka ek því leyna lengr:
Við systur þinni
gaztu slíkan mög
ok era þó ónu verr. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Stop now, Niord, keep some moderation!
I won’t keep it secret any longer:
with your sister you got that son,
though that’s no worse than might be expected.’
editions: Skj Not in Skj;