And e'en now 'twas my full intent To bid them home to us straightway, And crown the joyance of to-day.
Now Thorfinn went with thirty freedmen to the Yule-feast, whereat there was the greatest mirth and joyance among men.
Accordingly, he made her his wife without delay, and celebrating the nuptials forthright, lay with her some months in all joyance.
But now since we be free-men all, I and my fellows, fain would we march hence in thy train to thy honour and our joyance.
He cannot brook the sounds of joyance that reach him down in his fen-dwelling near the hall.