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Codex Regius of the Poetic Edda: an electronic edition (Edd.)

ed. Haraldur Bernharðsson;

prose works

Atlamál (Am) - 121

Atlamál

Not published: do not cite ()

segments:  0a 

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15 — Am 15

The following text is from a superseded edition and is not the work of the editor(s) named on this page. It is included for reference only. Do not refer to this site when using this text but rather consult the original edition (Skj where relevant).

ákka ek þess kynni,
vilka ek þess leita
nema launa eigim;
okkr mun gramr gulli
reifa glóðrauðu,
óumk ek aldregi
þótt vér ógn fregnim.   (eddic or germanic)

(‘I am not so inclined;
I shan’t go looking for trouble unless there’s something we must repay them;
the prince will shower us both with glowing red-gold arm-rings,
I am never afraid, though we hear dire things portended.’
)

editions: Skj Not in Skj;

sources

GKS 2365 4° (R) 41v, 1 - 41v, 3 (Edda)  image  image  
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