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Nú kveð ek enskis
síð né snimma,
er þú á armi
ok ertu kvik,
in konungborna! (eddic or germanic)
(‘I declare nothing else could be less expected,
neither early nor late at Sefafell,
that you should sleep in the dead man’s arms,
white lady, in the tomb, Hogni’s daughter,
and you alive, and royally born.
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