Barnafossar (Children's waterfall)

Uploaded 19 Jul 2010
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© Inga Helgadóttir
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UploadedJuly 19, 2010
TakenJuly 8, 2010
ModelCanon EOS 450D
Exposure1/100 sec at f/6.3
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length18 mm
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Barnafoss (The Children's Waterfall) - Once there lived a widow on the farm Hraunás. She was well off and among her possessions was the farm Norðurreykir in Hálsasveit. She had two children. They were quite young when this story took place. There came a time when evening services were to be held at Christmas at Gilsbakki. The Mistress of Hraunsás and all her folk, except the children, attended the service. The children were told to stay at home and play. The moon was shining and the weather was fine. When the people came home the children had disappeared. Their footsteps led to the stone arch over the river. Their mother had the arch destroyed, saying that no man would ever be allowed to cross the falls alive.

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