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  • Norse Norse (culture)
  • Giant Giant (attribute)
  • Neutral Neutral (behaviour)

A Giantess or Gygr of Scandinavian tales. She fell in love with Torge but she had an admirer called Senjemand, a Mountain Giant from the island of Senjen. She rejected Senjemand who was so enraged, he tried to kill her by shooting her with an arrow of stone. Torge deflected the shot with his helmet and ran after Senjemand who leapt on a horse and fled.

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