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Check out the article about the Feytin Ape. I loved this story th efirst time I heard it and I only wish it could be true. Everytime I read it I just have to put my cloth cap on and think of home.
I wish I had asked him what rat baiting, pitch and toss, crown and anchor, frog swallowing and cut jumping were at the time. I suspect some of these are dubious too.
A weight of awe, not easy to be bourne,
Fell suddenly upon my spirit - cast
From the dread bosom of the unknown past
When first I saw that family forlorn.. Read More »