"This actually leads to an article showing several fairy illustrations. But the scene here depicts the generally pervasive mythical view of fairies. For many, fairies and the stories they spawn are our human attempts to comprehend and explain the inexplicable experiences of life.' JT (always in my own words)
The Thunderbird is a legendary creature in North American indigenous peoples' history and culture. It's considered a "supernatural" bird of power and strength. It is especially important, and richly depicted, in the art, songs and oral histories of many Pacific Northwest Coast cultures, but is also found in various forms among the peoples of the American Southwest and Great Plains.
The peryton is a fictional animal combining the physical features of a stag and a bird. The Peryton was created and described by Jorge Luis Borges in his Book of Imaginary Beings, using a supposedly long-lost medieval manuscript as a source. G.River