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Egils saga Skalla-Grímssonar §60.1

Edited by Natalie Van Deusen

Kom hann þar at  kveldi  dags, ok reið hann þegar í borgina. Hann hafði síðan hatt yfir hjálmi ok alvæpni hafði hann. Egill spurði hvar garðr væri í borginni er Arinbjǫrn átti. Honum var þat sagt; hann reið þangat í garðinn. En er hann kom at stofunni, steig hann af hesti sínum ok hitti mann at máli. Var honum þá sagt, at Arinbjǫrn sat yfir matborði. Egill mælti: ‘Ek vilda, góðr drengr, at þú gengir inn í stofuna, ok spyr Arinbjǫrn, hvárt hann vill heldr úti eða inni tala við Egil Skallagrímsson.’

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