Peter Jorgensen (ed.) 2017, ‘Ásmundar saga kappabana 5 (Hildibrandr, Lausavísur 5)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 19.
Bið ek þik, bróðir, bænar einnar,
einnar bænar eigi þú synja.
Mik skaltu verja váðum þínum,
sem fjörsbani fár annars mun.
Ek bið þik, bróðir, einnar bænar, einnar bænar, synja þú eigi. Skaltu verja mik váðum þínum, sem fár fjörsbani annars mun.
‘I ask you one favour, brother, one favour, do not deny me [that]. You must wrap me in your garments, as no life-slayer of another [man] would do. ’
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