Big Eater

North American - A man who married a ghost woman. Big Eater found a woman digging clams and persuaded her to come and live with him. After a while she got tired of him and set off in a canoe to find a younger man. Big Eater chased her in his other canoe and eventually overtook her. She thereupon pulled a hair from her head, turned it into a lance and, throwing at her pursuer, killed him. In some lore, occasionally referred to as Big Eater.

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