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Silkie

a bantam with white, curly feathers, a prominent crest of feathers, rose comb and a black skin and legs.
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A Selkie Young Performers Music-theatre work for children Tale, op.
However, she does meet Syracuse's disabled daughter, who starts to suspect that Ondine is a magical sea creature known as a selkie - which means she has the power to make other's wishes come true Opening your mind to the possibility that Ondine might be a selkie is one thing, but some viewers may struggle to suspend their disbelief enough to accept Colin Farrell as a simple fisherman.
BUILTH WELLS: Wyeside (01982 552555), The Mermaid and the Selkie.
However, Annie suspects that Ondine may be a mermaid-like water spirit called a selkie.
Suffering from amnesia, Ondine gradually recovers and the pair begin to fall in love, but Annie suspects she may be a water spirit called a selkie.
IN FINAL Fantasy you can choose from different characters, but Selkie is my favourite.
The Selkie - written with sister Carol - sees Captain Jack defending himself against attack with a harpoon.
Despite this, I still failed to imagine the depth of emotion I'd feel at meeting my characters in the flesh--being kissed by the sea lion playing Selkie reduced me to tears--and finally, at seeing my story, interpreted by many layers of people but still essentially mine, on the enormous Graumann's Chinese Theater screen.
Using "The Sin Eater" and several of Sharp's stories about the selkie, Harris examines how Scottish supernatural folklore in Sharp's stories tends toward "social dissolution and personal destruction," but at the same time does justice to the vitality and complexity of supernatural folklore, which is not just an alternative to rationalism in these stories, Harris asserts, but a whole network of alternatives.
Nim (Abigail Breslin) lives on a lush South Pacific island with her scientist father Jack (Gerard Butler), who studies plankton while the youngster amuses herself with animal chums Selkie the sea lion, Galileo the pelican and Fred the bearded dragon.
Nim's Island (Cert U) NIM (Abigail Breslin) lives on a lush South Pacific island with her scientist father Jack (Gerard Butler), who studies plankton while the youngster amuses herself with animal chums Selkie the sea lion, Galileo the pelican and Fred the bearded dragon.