On the way a miracle: water become bone.
– Anglo-Saxon riddle from The Exeter Book, presumably written in the 10th century
Filed under Letterlove, Pseudointellectual
Tagged as anglo-saxon, ice, kennings, old english, poetry, riddle, the exeter book, water turned to bone
I really like that line. Really.
I know, it’s incredible. There were a lot of riddles in that book, but this was by far the best.
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