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Each day the iEsir ride thither up over Bi frost, which is also called the jEsir's
Bridge. These are the names of the iEsir's , steeds : Sleipnir ' is best, which Odin
has ; he has eight feet. The second is Gladr,2 the third Gyllir,3 the fourth Glenr,4
FjriggJ&Jlis- wife, and she knows all the fatesof fnen^-tfebugh she speaks no
prophecy, — as is said here, when Odin hTmseTrspake with him of the jEsir
whom men call Loki: Thou art mad now, Loki, and reft of mind, — Why, Loki, leav'
st thou ...
... they say, Aye has his housing; There the gods' sentinel drinks in his snug hall
Gladly good mead. And furthermore, he himself says in Heimdalar-galdr: I am of
nine mothers the offspring, Of sisters nine am I the son. XXVIII. "One of the jEsir is
... here: A hall is called Glitnir, with gold 't is pillared, And with silver thatched the
same; There Forseti bides the full day through, And puts to sleep all suits. **
XXXIII. "Also numbered among the jEsir is he whom some call the mischief-
monger of ...
declared that he was fated to be their destruction, then the jEsir seized upon this
way of escape: they made a very strong fetter, which they called Laedingr, and
brought it before the Wolf, bidding him try his strength against the fetter. The Wolf
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Norse sagas written in Iceland around 1210 by Snorri Sturluson (I couldn't possibly have made up that name!). It records histories and traditions of the Norse people. Some material is gruesome, but then we're dealing with a people who hoped to die in battle! Читати огляд повністю
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I was initially surprised that I knew all of the stories in The Prose Edda, but then I realised that I've been reading adaptations of them since I was aged 10, so not all that surprising really. It ... Читати огляд повністю