Skáldskaparmál — chs 1-6 20 — ed. not skaldic
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Þeir blendu hunangi við blóðit, ok varð þar af mjǫðr sá, er hverr, er af drekkr, verðr skáld eða frœðamaðr. Dvergarnir sǫgðu Ásum, at Kvasir hefði kafnat í mannviti, fyrir því at engi var þar svá fróðr, at spyrja kynni hann fróðleiks.
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