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  • Well, and you ought to feel a little -- what one may call "fairyish" -- the Scotch call it "eerie," and perhaps that's a prettier word; if you don't know what it means, I'm afraid I can hardly explain it; you must wait till you meet a Fairy, and then you'll know.

    Sylvie and Bruno

  • It has a fairyish look to it with the blue and the face.

    Fairies Part Two « Fairegarden

  • Stop finally in front of a big picture of a fairyish sort of figure dancing around in a wood, is it a bird or what, or some kind of a poof?

    Hound in the Left-hand Corner, The

  • Stop finally in front of a big picture of a fairyish sort of figure dancing around in a wood, is it a bird or what, or some kind of a poof?

    Hound in the Left-hand Corner, The

  • Stop finally in front of a big picture of a fairyish sort of figure dancing around in a wood, is it a bird or what, or some kind of a poof?

    Hound in the Left-hand Corner, The

  • 'Oh!' he exclaimed, 'I am _so_ glad you think he is fairyish, too.'

    Peterkin

  • 'She is too fairyish,' he said, 'to be like that.'

    Peterkin

  • She was standing out on the little balcony, watching for us, with a snowy-white, fluffy shawl on the top of her black dress, which made her seem more fairyish, or fairy-godmotherish, than ever.

    Peterkin

  • Frances, said this on March 26, 2008 at 10:37 am | Reply i can hear joanna newsome’s harp and fairyish voice playing as i read your post, soundtracking the story to supplement the pictures. it makes me think that the fairies need some music/musical instruments. perhaps they could use a tiny music box or fiddle out there, especially during fires? brokenbeat said this on March 26, 2008 at 11:00 am | Reply

    Planting For Fairies « Fairegarden

  • There’s nothing soft, flower fairyish, or namby-pamby about these sprites.

    Review of the Day: Faeries of Dreamdark - Blackbringer

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