For a few fleeting hours that day, for the first and last time on Ragnarok, there was the magic of an Earth Christmas.
But his efforts can avail nothing until the day of Ragnarok.
When summer came the blue star would be a sun as hot as the yellow sun and Ragnarok would be between them.
When the brief discussion of plans was finished he asked, "How much do you know about Ragnarok?"
Day of the Battle, Ragnarok, when the spirits of dead warriors should join in the battle of the gods.
Within two minutes all human life on Ragnarok would be gone.
The grove where the two human beings, Lif and Lifthraser, were preserved during Ragnarok.
There would have to be a way of leaving Ragnarok and there would have to be weapons with which to fight the Gerns.
For Ragnarok is past, and the tree of life still reaches into the stars.
The Gerns would have to be brought to Ragnarok before that could happen.
in Norse mythology, the last battle of the world, in which gods and men will be destroyed by monsters and darkness, 1770, from Old Norse ragna, genitive of rögn "gods" + rök "destined end" or rökr "twilight." Cf. Gotterdammerung.