In the past lots of hundreds of years ago, we can’t state simply when, because of this was at the times associated with very early legends, there reigned over Upsala in Sweden a master known as Erik. No son was had by him and just one child, but this woman had been worth a dozen sons and daughters of some kings. Torborg she ended up being known as, and there were few women therefore smart and stunning and few males therefore strong and valiant. She cared absolutely absolutely nothing for females’s work, but had been the equal of every guy for the court in riding, fighting with blade and shield, as well as other athletic activities. This difficult King Erik quite definitely, that when she came to succeed him on the throne she would need to know how to defend her kingdom, and now was the time for her to learn for he thought that the princess should sit in her maiden chamber like other kings’ daughters; but she told him.
She asked him to give her some province to govern, and this he did, making her queen of a third of his kingdom, and giving her an army of stout and bold warriors that she might become the better fitted to rule. Weiterlesen