This is a copied and pasted version of the original blog post announcing the project over 2 years ago. At that point it was to be called Runesong. BLOG: Nine from Nine Project Information Posted: July 2nd, 2011 Filled under: Blog Introduction Inspired by the BBC documentary The Viking Sagas I started some […]
The exact meaning of this section of Havamal is obscure but it bares a striking resemblance to the story of Alviss the dwarf. Alviss arrives at Thor’s home demanding to marry his daughter. Thor uses a test of knowledge to keep the dwarf talking all night and when the sun rises, Alviss turns to stone.