None there saw them for none but the Faeries and the child could know of them.
It was like a city from some tale of faeries, a fantastic island on its huge rock.
That is the herb for things that have to do with the faeries.
And there's no doubt it was from the faeries she got the knowledge.
It is in the faeries she was, and it not herself used to be in it in the night-time.
Were they too like our faeries "shadows" until they found it?
The retinue of eleven Faeries were all riding on milk-white steeds of dandelion-down.
So she had brought the eleven Faeries with her—just the number of little girls Milly was to have the next day.
Each of the Faeries, according to custom, took a spoon in hand and slowly stirred the dew in the cup.
But she did right though she suffered for it; she was never sorry, and the story is told by the Faeries to their children.