The Striding Place
American author Gertrude Atherton (1857-1948) wrote the following creepy tale, The Striding Place. A “strid” is described thusly,
“This striding place is called the ‘Strid,’
A name which it took of yore;
A thousand years hath it borne the name,
And it shall a thousand more.”
Enjoy in this creepy, holiday season! . . .