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Hverr þik hvatti,
hví hvetjaz lézt,
mínu fjörvi að fara?
Inn fráneygi sveinn,
þú áttir föður bitran
áburnu skjór áskeið. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Who egged you on, why did you let yourself be urged
to destroy my life?
Shining-eyed boy, you had a fierce father,
[innate qualities show quickly].’*
editions: Skj Not in Skj;