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Quote1 The most merciful thing in the world...is the inability of the human mind to correlate all its contents. Quote2
-- H.P. Lovecraft src
 

H.P. Lovecraft was born in 1890.[2]

He wrote about the True Faeries, as the Old Ones.[1]

At the time of World War I, a man, stranded on the sea after a German sea raid, eventually found himself on an island in the South Pacific, inhabited by fishmen who worshiped Dagon and offered him sacrifices in the form of fish and drowned men. He witnessed the horrible sacrificial ceremony and by the coming of Dagon, and was subsequently rendered insane by the experience. The man managed to flee the island and found himself in San Francisco, where he tried to learn more about what he had seen, and wrote down his story, until he was found back by the fishmen. That story was later published by H.P. Lovecraft, with the man as narrator, under the title "Dagon".[3]

He died in 1937.[2]




  • Lovecraft name is used as the adjective "Lovecraftian" to describe eldritch horrors.[4][5]

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