Within every woman there is a wild and natural creature, a powerful force,filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, and ageless knowing. Her name is wild woman but she is. an endangered species.
Geri and Freki, Odin's wolfs. When he feasts with the slain warriors (selected by the Valkyries.- the Einherjar) in Valhalla, he only indulges in the divine Mead, from the udders of the goat Heidrun. All other food offered to him he feeds to his wolves.
Reading "Women who Run With the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Women Archetype" by Clarissa Pinkola Estes, PhD. Such a wonderful look into the psyche of women, and how we have lost ourselves, and that re-finding is far from impossible.