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Nachteg is a field spirit known as the Midnight Death Hag. She roams the empty fields searching for victims to suck blood from. On the Night of Nachteg, country mice strew rose stems across their thresholds to prevent her from entering, hoping she will prick her feet on the thorns and be too occupied sucking her own blood to bother anyone else. A number of Fennywolders claim they have found the stems scattered the next morning with red droplets sprinkled on the ground.

Jupiter, in the guise of Nicodemus, called upon Nachteg when he helped Madame Akkikuyu cast the spell to make it rain in Fennywolde.

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