Irish Folklore and Myth

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  • Colloquy of the Ancients– A collection of Ossianic [relating to Irish legend Ossian, hero and bard of the 3rd Century A.D.] legends.
  • In Celtic lore, a “fey” was someone who felt unnaturally happy, without reason. You were also destined to have bad luck.
  • It is extremely unlucky for a woman to cross paths with a “love talker.” This is actually Gancanagh, a male fairy who seduces women.

 

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