He helps her in her revenge and marries her. [We have placed under this number what seems to be a by-form of the Type: a girl is being carried off in a coffin by the fairies; a man rescues her and finds that she is unable to speak; he later learns how to restore her speech, and she is reunited with her people; she marries her rescuer.]

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    There was a man named John Burke who lived in the village of Monamore in the parish of Oranmore.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Padraic O Mogáin
    Informant
    (name not given)