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Bar hann hana bjóri
því að hann betr kunni
svá að hon ísessi
Nú hefi ek hefnt
allra nema einna,
íviðgjarna! (eddic or germanic)
(He overcame her with beer, because he was cleverer,*
so that on the couch she fell asleep.
‘Now I have avenged my sorrow,
all except one of the wicked injuries!
editions: Skj Not in Skj;