RE: [mythsoc] Selkies (was: Question about the ROTK extended)
- Oh, right, duh. Always a tragic ending there isn't there, as the woman
finds her sealskin belt and returns to the sea, leaving husband & (usually
male?) child very sorry.
Elizabeth Apgar Triano
amor vincit omnia
> Elizabeth Apgar Triano wrote:to
> > Can girls be selkies too, or only mermaids and sirens? Koi-Lung wants
> > know.
> Certainly they can; supposedly they make excellent wives, as long
> as the man in question doesn't let them get hold of their
> See also the Gordon Bok song "Peter Kagan and the Wind".
> --Margaret Dean