This is the Norse view of Hell: The dragon Nidhogg gnaws at the root of Yggdrasil (the Tree of Life) that leads to Náströnd, the place where murderers, adulterers and oath-breakers are sent after death. He is said to suck the blood of these criminals, considered the worst of the worst.

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