There is the palace with all its occupants—the 'whole nation of Fays' or Fairies.
Then two Fays sing a song and all the Fays together dance, after which all together sing.
The inner part of the cat-head, that fays down upon the cat-beam.
The beldame has suggested that he must be 'liege-lord of all the elves and fays'.
But as she said this a painful flush mounted to Fays forehead.
Bless the fays for their hospitality, said Rousseau, fall on!
And the dwarves, and fays, and fairies all alike have gone away.
Whither, whither have they flown, All the fays we all have known?
In 1860 the Fays were still as good as the Thorleys, and almost as good as the Mastermans.
He was still trying to turn attention from bearing too directly on the Fays.