The Story Finder

Voices in Fairy Tales

by Michelle Tocher

Story finder - Curly

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Seal Woman

Themes: Hope | Loss | Wildness

He has taken my pelt so I must marry him or freeze to death.

I will go to that cold place. I will raise the children and assume the role of a domesticated person.

But I will return to the wild one day.

And the wild will return to me.

The Seal Woman in Sealskin, from Scandinavia. Foroese stamp.

Seal Woman