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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Lausavísa — SignV LvV (Harð)

Signý Valbrandsdóttir

Signý Valbrandsdóttir, Lausavísa — Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (SignV LvV (Harð))


Braut í sundr fyr sætu,
Sírnis hljóðs, men góðri,
ýta trúik engi bæti
auðs hlíði þat síðan;
gangr var ei góðr ens unga
gulls lystis enn fysti,
hverr mun heðan af verri,
hnefstr mun þó enn efsti.
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