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Né ek vilda það
að mik verr ætti
áðr þér Gjúkungar
riðuð að garði
en þeira för
þörfgi væri. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Nor did I wish that a husband should have me,
before you Giukungs rode into the courtyard,
three sovereign kings on horseback—
a journey that should never have happened.
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