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[1] WÉSA MACHTE THÀT THA ELDRA HIM SKOLDE TROW BILÍWA. MEN.T WAS JOK. HI HILD RA AS LIF.WÉRE ET SINA HOVA THÉR HJA ALLERA DISTIK LES KRÉJON [5] IN.T RÍDA ÀND IN.T HÔNDTÉRA FON ALLERLÉJA WÉPNE. could be sure that their parents would remain loyal to him. But that was a lie. He kept them as security guards at his court, where they got daily training in riding and the use of various weapons.

[19c. Reintia's Dream]
THA DÉNA.MARKAR THAM HJARA SELVA SUNT LÔNG BOPPA ALLE ÔRA STJÛRAR. STOLTALIKE SÉKÀMPAR HÉTE. HÉDON SÁ RINGE NAVT [10] FON ÁSKAR SINA GLOR.RIKA DÉDUM NAVT NE HÉRED. JEF HJA WRDON NIDICH THÉR VR. THÉR.MÉTE. THAT HJA WILDE ORLOCH BRENSA OVER.NE SÉ ÀND OVER SINA LANDA. SJAN HÍR HO HI ORLOCH FORMITHA [15] MACHTE. The Danes, who had for a long time proudly considered themselves naval warriors of a caliber higher than all other steersmen, became jealous of Askar's glorious deeds as soon as they heard of them. So much so, that they wanted to bring war over the sea and over his lands. This is how he managed to avoid war:
TWISK THA BVW.FALA THÉRE VRHOMELDE BURCH STÁVJA WAS JETA ÉNE SNODE BURCH.FÁM MITH SVME FÁMNE SÉTEN. HJRA NÔME WAS RÉINTJA ÀND THÉR GVNG EN GRÁTE HROP FON HJRA WISHÉD [20] ÛT. THJUS FÁM BÁD AN ÁSKAR HJRA HELPE VNDER BITHING THAT ÁSKAR SKOLDE THA BURCH STÁVJA WITHER VPBVWA LÉTA. AS.ER HIM THÉRTO FORBONDEN HÉDE GVNG RÉINTJA MITH THRIM FÁMNA NÉI HALS. Between the ruins of the destroyed burg Stavia, a shrewd burg maiden still resided with some maidens. Her name was Reintia and her wisdom was famed. This maiden offered Askar help, on the condition that he would have the burg Stavia restored. As he had agreed to that, Reintia went to Hals with three maidens.
[25] NACHTIS GVNG HJU RÉISA ÀND THES DÉIS KÉTHE HJU VPPA ALLE MARKUM ÀND BINNA ALLE MÉIDUM. WR.ALDA SÉIDE HJU HÉDE HJA THRVCH THONGAR TO HROPA LÉTA THAT ALLET FRIAS FOLK MOSTON FRJUNDA [30] WERTHA. LIK SUSTAR ÀND BROTHAR TÁMED. OWERS SKOLDE FINDAS FOLK KVMA ÀND RA ALLE FON JRTHA VRDILLIGJA. NÉI She traveled by night and spoke at all markets and in all mead halls by day. Wralda, she said, had signaled to her by thunder that all Frya's folk must become friends, united as sisters and brothers, or else Finda's folk would come and wipe them all off the face of the earth. After

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