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A Fairy Amid the Flowers at Cambuskenbeth Abbey

Does Scotland Really Have Fairies?

“When the first baby laughed for the first time, its laugh broke into a thousand pieces, and they all went skipping about, and that was the beginning of fairies.” ~ Sir J. M. Barrie, Scottish journalist, writer, and dramatist (1860-1937)       One autumn afternoon in Edinburgh, I tiptoed round a centuries-old close—a passageway or courtyard—trying …

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