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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Middle Ages

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Svefn bannar mér
sótt er barna
fjón sunkanda
fjalls í búi
hest erfaði
ok heys víti
þræls vansæla
þat skulu ráða.
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Sæll er, sá er sv(íki f)ý(l)a,
- sorg á reikar torgi
Grettis sótt at gæti -
(geldr eiðar þess) aldri.
Era feiknbrǫgðum flagða
fallnir niðr með ǫllu
haukar Baldrs, ok halda
hugstríði byr(skíða).
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