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Hlymr var að heyra
þá er ígarð riðu
þeir ór Högna
en í ormgarð
annan lögðu. (eddic or germanic)
(‘Then the noise was heard of golden-hoofed horses,
when Giuki’s heirs rode into the courtyard;
out of Hogni they cut the heart,
and placed the other in the snake-pit.
editions: Skj Not in Skj;