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Lausavísur — Gill LvVIII (Gautr)

Gillingr Skafnǫrtungsson

Gillingr Skafnǫrtungsson, Lausavísur — Margaret Clunies Ross

Not published: do not cite (Gill LvVIII (Gautr))


veik ek hendi til,
er ek kom við kinn konu,
lítil lyf
kveð til lýða sona;
af því var Gautrekr getinn.
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Ungr sveinn
drap uxa fyr mér;
þetta eru banvæn býsn;
munk aldri
eiga síðan
jafngóðan grip,
þótt ek gamall verða.
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