By Sandra Hill
Has an eye fixed for the women, loves an outstanding struggle. Splits his aspects over impolite jokes. will not ask instructions irrespective of how misplaced he's . . . even in a longship, for the affection of Odin! Sound like somebody you recognize? possibly each guy you recognize? Toste and Vagn Ivarsson are all that and more—a lot extra. exact Viking twins, they got here squalling into this global jointly, rode their first horses on the age of 7, their first maids in the course of their 13th summer time, and rode off on longships as untried fourteen-year-old warriors. And now, having visible purely thirty and one winters, they're approximately to stand Valhalla jointly. or even anything much more tragic: being separated. For even the main virile Viking needs to ultimately depart his most sensible blood brother at the back of and do conflict with that almost all fearsome of all opponents—the love of his lifestyles.
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I will seduce no virgins… unless they beg me. I will rob no more churches. " "I know not. He is unconscious, as you have been. " Just then he heard a bellow of outrage. He would recognize that voice anywhere. 'Twas Bolthor… not his brother Vagn, as he had hoped. His spirits sank… not that Bolthor had survived, but that his brother probably had not. " "I think not. You and the giant were the only living men we saw, and Mother Wilfreda made us look, believe you me. " He gulped several times before nodding.
Helga clenched her hands into fists. Her lips quivered with agitation. Mayhap she was about to have a fit. Good! "Untie this maggot-head at once and send him on his way," Helga demanded of her father. "Not till the maggot-head is wedlocked with you," her father insisted, sitting up straight, then standing to glare eyeball to eyeball with his daughter. Maggot-head? That is a new insult. Hmmm. I like it. Mayhap I will try it sometime. Too bad Toste is not here. He would be a good one to try it on.
He waggled his eyebrows at her as if to convey that there was much more to come… Has an eye for the ladies. loves a good fight. Splits his sides over rude jokes. Won't ask directions no matter how lost he is… even in a longship, for the love of Odin! Sound like anyone you know? Maybe even every man you know? Toste and Vagn Ivarsson are all that and more—a lot more. Identical Viking twins, they came squalling into this world together, rode their first horses at the age of seven, their first maids during their thirteenth summer, and rode off on longships as untried fourteen-year-old warriors.
A Tale of Two Vikings by Sandra Hill