Good-natured, invisible brown elves
or household goblins who live
in farmhouses and other country dwellings in Scotland. While
people are asleep, they perform their labors for them.
are known to be protective creatures and they become attached
to a certain place of family. Even if the family should
move to another continent, the brownies will accompany them
in their migration. If offered payment for their services
or if they are treated badly, they disappear and are never
little hairy brownies, with their flat faces and pinhole
nostrils, are not very attractive, but their happy smiles
and extrovert characters makes up for that. The innocent
nature of children allows them to see the brownies, but
disbelieving adults will never get a glimpse of them. This
however does not prevent the brownies from helping adults
in countless minor ways.