Freyr governs Sun, Rain, Crops, Agriculture and Fertility. He is known as Lord of the Mound, the Bringer of Prosperity by those who work for it and Leader of the Alfs. He fell in love with the giantess Gerd. Wanting to be with her so much, he gave up his fabulous sword to Skirnir as payment to go find her. They are shown on the back as the traditional Viking talisman that was carried for love spells ensuring loving relationship, abundance, children and good home life.