This shows how the Vikings viewed their Gods and their ideas of Heaven and Hell. The Vikings believed that they would one day join their Gods in Valhalla, much as the Christians believed they would join Jesus and God in Heaven.
A viking ship. "The ship sailed across the murky waters; destruction coming and lean, the boat whisked toward our way. Warn the monks!' I gazed up at the ship and instantly knew that the monks could not find anything that could save us.