bundyspooks: In Icelandic folklore, a giantess…

bundyspooks:

In Icelandic folklore, a giantess named Grýla eats children who have misbehaved throughout the year. She leaves her cave and devours naughty children at Christmastime, her favourite meal being a “naughty child stew.” Several frightening paintings and recreations of Grýla exist, as if the whole concept wasn’t terrifying enough.