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Svá var minn Sigurðr
hjá sonum Gjúka
sem væri geirlaukr
ór grasi vaxinn
eða væri bjartr steinn
yfir öðlingum. (eddic or germanic)
(‘So was my Sigurd, beside the sons of Giuki,
as if a leek were grown up out of the grass,
or a bright jewel threaded onto a string,
a precious gem, among the nobles.
editions: Skj Not in Skj;