- European (culture)
- Aquatic (attribute)
- Humanoid (attribute)
- Deadly (behaviour)
A human-like being with extended arms and long fingers. It lived in marshes and steep pools and devoured children that came to play in the lake. As soon as the child is unattended by an adult and goes near he edge of the pool, the Grindylow would drag them in.
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