The Tale of the Gravedigger and his Lover...Title: The Tale of the Gravedigger and his Lover…The Tale of the Gravedigger and his Lover... by kiramaru7
Word Count: 2597
World: Small village called Dhublaine (in what was once Ireland)
Main Characters: Liam Michael MacSorley, Leannán
Summary: Liam meets the love of his life…
Author’s Note: This is loosely based on the old stories & legends of the leannán sídhe or Fairy Mistress, who’s said to take as her lover those well versed in the arts. She like a Muse to them and while they lived a short life after being with her, they are said to produce the most fantastic works.
For n0t-chan, whose Halloween tales inspired this…
Liam Michael MacSorley grabbed his shovel from where it rested against the side of the small rough hewn cottage he lived in. Balancing it on his shoulder, he whistled tunelessly as he walked to the nearby graveyard, his dog trotting along with him. The moss covered ruins of what the locals believed was an old cathedral rose up out of t