The term "folklore" was first coined by William J. Thoms in 1846. The term folklore is generally used to refer to the traditional beliefs, myths, tales, and practices of a people which have been disseminated in an informal manner usually via word of mouth. The term folklore may also be used to define the comparative study of folk knowledge and culture. All over the world there are extraordinary stories - stories that once upon a time were believed but now they seem like fairy tales. Thomas was suspected of magic. He had the gift of prophecy, which was accounted for in the following peculiar manner, referring entirely to the Elfin superstition. One day he met a Goddess of the woods. She said to Thomas that he would be her slave… What happened next? Read the story till the end to know!