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spoils of Lochlin in the hand of the king. From her cave came forth, in her beauty, the daugh.
ter of Torcul-torno. She gathered her hair from
*) The helmet of Swaran. The behaviour of Fingal is always consistent with that generosity of spirit, which belongs to a hero. He takes no advantage of a foe disarmed.
His right hand is on his shield; in his left is - - the
*) Comban 'ao. from seeing the helmet of Swa-
/ scriptive, than any in the Edda, or other works
Fingal returning, with day, devolves the command of : the army on Duth-maruno, who engages the enemy, and drives them over the stream of Turthor. Fingal, after recalling his people, congratulates Duth-maruno on his success;' but discovers , that that hero was mortally wounded in the engagement. — Duth-mas runo dies, Ullin, the bard, in honour of the dead, introduces the episode of Colgorm and Strina-domi,