Pokémon is a Poor Substitute for Faeries

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The world is full of magical beings. Not just the fairytale world of long ago and far away, but the world right outside your window, right now. Every traditional culture believes that some manifestation of elves, brownies, gnomes, pixies, dryads, jinn, magwai, spirits, or other varieties of faery-type beings make their homes right alongside us humans.