Small fairies who dance in the moonlight to the music of crickets and frogs. They love water, and basins of water are often left out for them at night. Pixies like to pinch untidy maids, startle people by knocking on walls, kiss girls in the dark to hear them scream and to lead people astray.

The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology. 2014.

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