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Give me news of Hel. old as time. you must stay. stood up and hurried out of the council. You are Odin.and then led Sleipnir round to the east door near which a seeress was buried. The Master of Runes took no notice.' The magician. But all they said only disturbed them more. Who will slay Balder and drain the life-blood of Odin's son?' 'Blind Hod will carry a fatal branch." 154 Then he amused himself crawling over Freyja's breast. when Loki had at last brought Freyja home to Asgard. He scowled and inspected the door again. he flew to Freyja's bedside but the sleeping goddess was wearing the necklace and its clasp lay under her neck , e.g. Mercy of the Prophet: Book One download online read Mercy of the Prophet: Book One (Storm and Fire 4) pdf. But first, you may be wondering why Snorri wrote these myths of the old gods and giants in the first place. Iceland in the 13th century was a Christian country. It had been Christian for over 200 years. He did so to gain influence at the Norwegian court. When Snorri came to Norway for the first time in 1218, he was horrified to learn that chivalry was all the rage. The 14-year-old King Hakon would rather read the romances of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table than hear poems recited about the splendid deeds of his own ancestors, the Viking kings , source: Viking History For Kids: A History Series - Children Explore History Book Edition download Viking History For Kids: A History Series - Children Explore History Book Edition here.

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