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Seztu niðr, Gunnarr,
mun ek segja þér
muna yðvart far
þótt ek hafa
öndu látið. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Sit down, Gunnar! Now I shall tell you,
your radiant bride has no hope of life;
your vessel is not voyaging safely on course
even if I’ve breathed my last.
editions: Skj Not in Skj;