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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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verses — Hallvarðr FragVIII (Frið)


Hallvarðr, verses — Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Hallvarðr FragVIII (Frið))


Erat á skála
skjól at drekka
sem vera inni;
eru hraustari
þeirs hlunngota
drengir ausa
í drifaveðri.
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Sex sék ausa
en sjau róa
dæsta drengi
í drifaveðri;
er gunnhvǫtum
glíkt í stafni
Friðþjóf, er framm
fellr við árar.
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Tak þú af golfi
gangfǫgr kona
horn hválfanda,
hefk af drukkit;
menn sék á mar,
þás munu þurfa
hreggmóðir liðs,
áðr hǫfn taki.
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