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Varka ek fjarri,
þó tel ek slægjan
er í valrúnum
vígspjöll segir. (eddic or germanic)
(‘I was not far away, battle-leader,
yesterday morning, when the prince lost his life;
though I reckon that Sigmund’s clever son
gives battle-news in secret slaughter-runes.
editions: Skj Not in Skj;