Filled with rage and without fear for his own life, the berserker cast himself into the midst of the battle arousing terror amongst friends and foes alike.
S., I often get this question: “What’s the difference between dating American and Swedish men?
They were even known to bite their own shields out of pure rage.
The berserkers were dangerous warriors and the sagas describe how they could sometimes form whole combat groups that fought in the same bloodthirsty manner.
Well, they aren’t manly men in that sense (see next chapter), but also they cannot converse.
In a first date scenario Swedes would be shy, dry and a little boring – before they’d get hammered.