" The Sea Hag "
( Which I will begin to post tomorrow 5/18/14 )
There is a legend that is told along the southern coast of Norway to this day of a sea serpent that can take the form of a human being. It is a sad tale really . One of tragedy, lost love, and the never ending quest for revenge. If you sit and listen at the docks to the fishermen tell the " serpent's tale ", you will think this creature pure evil, and that it should have been killed many centuries ago by the local inhabitants. As with many legends, or stories in general that are told, this tale has two versions. First, there is the version told by the ancient skalds that has been embellished over the years as it has come down to us. And then there is the version that has never been told. The one that is closest to the truth ...
Glenn Bergen, ( Ravensheart ), © Copyright, 2014.