Again the poem returns to the direct action,
Othin addressing the terrified Geirröth. The manuscripts show no lacuna. Some editors supply a second line from paper manuscripts:
"Greatly by me art beguiled." 53,
Ygg:Othin ("The Terrible")
The maids:the three Norns. 54,
Possibly out of place,
and probably more or less corrupt.
Hroptatyr:"Crier of the Gods."
Ofnir and Svafnir:cf. stanza 34