Busla, Bósi's foster-mother, performs a heathen prayer to aid her son doomed to die by the hand of king Hringr
5b. Busla´s Prayer
Þetta kveld kom Busla kerling...
That evening, Busla had a tal...
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Bósa saga ok Herrauds is a fornaldarsaga written c. 1300. Preserved copies are found in three 15th-century manuscripts. The story narrates the adventures of the two companions Herrauðr and Bósi.
For more information on the runes, see Claibourne W. Thompson (1987) "The Runes in Bósa saga ok Herrauðs", Scandinavian Studies 50, pp. 50-56.
(Contributed by Liv Marit Aurdal.)
Main text: Bósa saga
Text sections: Anon Bós 5bVIII