Solutions to Project 2 - Part A
1. Then said Þrymr, lord of giants:
"Carry in the hammer to hallow the bride,
lay Mjöllnir on the maiden's knee,
hallow us together by the hand of Vár".
The verb 'vígja' means to 'hallow'
or 'consecrate'. Here Þrymr uses it
to mean 'marry'.
2. There are endlessly many ways
to do it. Here's one.
I used only the 'basic' letters of
the fuþark but of course you could add
a dot to the 'týr' to have it mean
specifically 'd', dot the 'úrr' to
mean 'y' or used a special rune for
'o' etc. I used crosses to separate
words but you can use some other sign
or simply not do it at all. You could
add signs to mark where the inscription
begins, or even where it ends. And so
on and so forth. There are very many ways
to do it.
3. As soon as Þórr gets the hammer
on his knees he grabs it and bashes
the heads of Þrymr and his extended