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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Note to Anon (ÓTHkr) 1I

[4] vax eitt ‘nothing but wax’: Lit. ‘wax only’. The sense could be that Haraldr was pliant – spineless and feeble, but more likely is a sexual reference, to ejaculation or flaccidity after ejaculation.



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