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Ár var þaðs Guðrún
gjörðiz að deyja,
er hon sat sorgfull
gerðit hon hjúfra
né höndum slá
né kveina um
sem konur aðrar. (eddic or germanic)
(It was long ago that Gudrun intended to die,
when she sat sorrowful over Sigurd;
she did not weep or strike her hands together,
or lament like other women.
editions: Skj Not in Skj;