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The Merrow – 1888

Fairy and Folk Tales of the Irish Peasantry, edited and selected by W.B.Yeats Walter Scott, London, New York (1888) THE MERROW (abridged) The Merrow, or Moruadh/Murrúghach, comes from muir, sea, and oigh, a maid, and is common, they say, on the wilder coasts of Ireland. The fishermen do not like to see them, for it … Continue reading

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