The Story Of The Glittering Plain
Drink, O black-fledged nestling! But call a health over the cup if thou wilt. So Hallblithe raised the cup aloft and cried: "Health to the House of the Raven and to them that love it! an ill day to its foemen!" Then he set his lips to the cup and drank; and that wine seemed to him better and stronger than any he had ever tasted. But when he had given the cup back again to Fox, that red one filled it again, and cried over it.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jen.e.moore - LibraryThing
Another pre-Tolkien Victorian fantasy story of a man gone into fairyland; this one is particularly effective at sounding like a real, old fairy tale. Read full review