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GunnLeif Merl II 36VIII (Bret 36)

Russell Poole (ed.) 2017, ‘Breta saga 36 (Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá II 36)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 166.

Gunnlaugr LeifssonMerlínusspá II

The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following text is from the old edition (normally Skj):

Sék vé vaða,
verðr flýtt skaða,
syngr sára klungr
en á leið fara
lægjǫrn ara
jóð ok ylgjar
enn til sylgjar,
hrapa hræfíkin
hvártveggja bǫrn.


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