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Sat hann svá lengi
að hann sofnaði
ok hann vaknaði
vissi sér áhöndum
fjötur um spenntan. (eddic or germanic)
(He sat so long that he fell asleep,
and he awoke deprived of joy,
he felt on his hands pressing, heavy bonds,
and on his feet a fetter clasped.
editions: Skj Not in Skj;