Russell Poole (ed.) 2017, ‘Breta saga 8 (Gunnlaugr Leifsson, Merlínusspá II 8)’ in Margaret Clunies Ross (ed.), Poetry in fornaldarsögur. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 8. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 141.
The new edition is either unpublished or unavailable. The following is taken from an old edition (Skj where relevant):
þás flestum hal
en þats lýðir
á lǫg bera
alt verðr at ǫðru,
en áðr séi,
grund at grjóti,
grjót at vatni,
viðr at ǫsku,
en af ǫsku vatn.
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Uilia havlldar hylia brvnna þa er | flestvm hal f[...]r spell gera en þat lyðir a log bera allt verðr að oðrv en aðr se grvnd | at grioti griot at vatni viðr at avsk en at avskv vatn |
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