Ivar: If I can order the death of my own brother, then no one else will dare stand against me. Freydis: I think that would be a mistake. Ivar: Why? Freydis: Ivar, you are a god, and a merciful god will always be more popular among the common people than a vengeful god, like Odin. Wouldn't you rather be loved than feared? Ivar: I don't know.