People from the Black Sea area believe in Kara Kongales, a witch created on the first day of creation. Kara Koncales mourns, though we no longer know why. On the darkest day of the year, she leaves the depths of the Black Sea and wanders around cities and villages. Her hair is shaggy and she carries a huge comb. During those dark days, beasts and demons leave the shadows and become dangerous. Her mission is to protect people from them. In this story I tell her tale.
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