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Nú em ek svá fegin
er val vitu,
dagsbrún sjá. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Now I am so glad, at our meeting,
as are the greedy hawks of Odin*
when they know of slaughter, steaming flesh,
or, dew-gleaming, they see the dawn.
editions: Skj Not in Skj;