A fisherman in Nessmersiel was paid by a mysterious man to bring a couple of souls over to an imaginary place called the white island.

The agreed to meet at the beach in that foggy night. But the mysterious man did not show up. But all of a sudden the fisherman recognized that his boat got heavier and heavier as if many people came on board. He even heard footsteps on the floor and all of a sudden the boat glided into the open water. The fisherman set sail and discovered an island he had not seen before at the horizon. He reached the shore and all of a sudden he heard a strange voice calling the names of the souls on his boat. The boat became lighter again and the fisherman quickly made his way back to his Nessmersiel. He had brought over the souls of the dead to their final destination.

A Map of Legends in East Frisia
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