• myth

    Geirrod’s Treasure

    Geirrod’s Treasure The Norsemen used to rule of the seas, from England in the west, France to the south and to Russia in the east. The Norsemen were second to none when land or sea. Their ships touched shores without names and sailed into unknown seas and lands where no man dare to tread, in search of glory, gold and the old kingdoms ruled by generations of the dead. The king of Denmark, Gorm, would spend hours listening to the sea rover Thorkil, a heavy-set man with sun-bleached hair and skin like untanned leather, had sailed beyond Iceland to the very edge of mortal men and returned, weaving tales about far off lands…