‘the skull’s powder-snow’ = HAIR
the skull’s powder-snow → HAIR
holt bœs heila
‘the forest of the farmstead of the brain’ = HAIR
the farmstead of the brain → HEAD
the forest of the HEAD → HAIR
‘scalp-cords’ = HAIR
scalp-cords, → HAIR
‘her scalp-field’ = HAIR
her scalp-field. → HAIR
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