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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Heiðreks gátur — Heiðrekr HeiðrVIII (Heiðr)


Heiðrekr, Heiðreks gátur — Hannah Burrows

Not published: do not cite (Heiðrekr HeiðrVIII (Heiðr))


Undr ok argskap         ok alla bleyði!
En engi vissi         þín þau orð
útan þú einn,         ill vættr ok örm.
‘Shame and depravity and all cowardice! But no one knew those words of yours except you alone, evil and wretched creature.

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