The hero Cuchulinn has returned from the land of the fairies after having been enticed thither by a fairywoman named Fand, whom he is now unable to forget.
Where the fairies are!
Fairies naturally won their way into the poetry of the middle ages.
Of all the minor creatures of mythology the fairies are the most beautiful, the most numerous, the most memorable in literature.
The belief in earth spirits or fairies (Ir.