Sometimes, you may not win the battle, but just surviving to fight another day can be a win as well.
In this exclusive clip from History's Vikings, Ragnar Lothbrok (Travis Fimmel) has to teach his son Bjorn Lothrok (Alexander Ludwig) this important lesson.
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He also gives his son the famous nickname Bjorn Ironside, because no spear or sword managed to pierce him in battle.
This episode of Vikings airs Thursday, April 24 at 10/9c on History.