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"Death and the Miser" By Hieronymus Bosch (c. 1490). Oil on wood; National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA A moral tale -Bosch's panel painting, "Death and the Miser", serves as a warning to anyone who has grabbed at life's pleasures, without being sufficiently detached, and who is unprepared to die.
The Banshee, from the Irish “bean sí” (“woman of the síde” or “woman of the fairy mounds”) is a female spirit in Irish folklore, usually seen as a harbinger of death, as well as a messenger from the Otherworld. In Irish legend, a banshee is a fairy woman who begins to wail if someone is about to die.