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Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages

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Sts ch. 33

Sturlu saga 33 — ed. Guðrún Nordal

Not published: do not cite (Sts ch. 33)

Anonymous SturlungaSturlu saga

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The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):

Páll prestur gekk á fund Þorláks biskups og töluðust með. Biskup mælti: Eigi þykir mér vera makleg deilan yður Sturlu. Þeir eru menn ríkir og kaldráðir en þú ert dýrlegur kennimaður. Nú vildi eg að þú værir var um þig og bærir vopn og verðir hendur þínar ef þú þarft þess við því að einskis er fyrir þá örvænt. Og svo gerði Páll en þó lágu honum oft eftir vopnin þá er hann gekk frá kirkju og sýndist það í því að hann var óvanur vopn að bera.


Text is based on reconstruction from the base text and variant apparatus and may contain alternative spellings and other normalisations not visible in the manuscript text. Transcriptions may not have been checked and should not be cited.


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