She is interested than just playing the minion. She wants to be the main person in charge.
In Italian folklore, Befana is an old woman who delivers gifts to children throughout Italy on Epiphany Eve (the night of January 5) in a similar way to St Nicholas or Santa Claus. But children get gifts from both Father Christmas and Befana.
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La Befana is a traditional character in Italy associated with the Feast of the Epiphany, right after Christmas. She is depicted as a wisened...
Befana - Italian Crone Goddess, the Lady of the Twelfth Night. She is course, toothless, and unkempt and is depicted as an old woman who is as ugly as She is kind. On Epiphany Eve, She fills children's stockings just as Santa Claus does elsewhere.
Befana Blessings! and, Happy Twelfth Night to all celebrating! La Befana, Italian Yuletide Witch rides tonight!
Christmas in Italy - Legend of La Befana. Links to great activities!!