He will give his angels charge of you,
To guard you in all your ways.
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in Islamic lore who feeds on the fl
of human beings, especially travelers, children or corpses
stolen out of graves. The name comes from the Arabic
(feminine). Ghouls are
nocturnal creatures who inhabit graveyards, ruins and
other lonely places. Sometimes they are described as dead
humans who sleep for long periods in secret graves, then
awake, rise and feast on both the living and the dead.
Ghouls also personify the unknown terrors held by the
desert, and may be compared to the lamiae and Lilith
night terror demons. In classical myth ology, lamiae are
monsters who feed on the fl esh and blood of the young.
Lilith, traditionally the fi rst wife of Adam, is the wife of
the Devil, whose children are the
In Islamic lore, there are several varieties of ghouls,
but the most feared is a female type that has the ability to
appear as a normal, fl esh-and-blood woman. Such a crea-
ture marries an unsuspecting man, who becomes her prey.