Wistmans Wood in the ancient high-level woodlands of Dartmoor in Devon, south west England, is one of three remote copses of stunted oaks. The name probably derives from Wisht-man’s wood, the vernacular word wisht meaning pixie-led or haunted.
PP - "Sir David Attenborough is my absolute idol. This year I will see him when he visits Sydney to present his Life on Earth Tour. The day I see him is the day I cross off my bucket list seeing my hero speak.
Trullo Painted Symbols...Many cones have symbols painted on them. The symbols are painted with lime. Legend has it that they were painted for magical or propitiatory rites. The meaning of some common symbols are to protect the family living in the trullo from the evil eye (malocchio!), the worship of some deity, and the hope for a good harvest.
Supposedly, she only left hope in the box and that is what gets us through these hard times. But also note that Pandora was created as punishment for Prometheus who stole fire and created mankind that rivaled Zeus power.