The Magic Table, The Gold Donkey, and the Club in the Sack. The Elves. The Stubborn Child.
November 4, 2020 by Yiyun Li
“It was plain to see that this animal understood nothing about the art of minting, for not every ass can make money.” The Magic Table, the Gold Donkey, and the Club in the Sack
One feels for the donkeys who have not mastered the art of minting.
“The little arm kept reaching out of the grave. Finally, his mother had to...strike the little arm with a switch. After she did that, the arm withdrew, and the child finally began to rest in peace beneath the earth.” The Stubborn Child
"Don't we look just trim and spruce? Here's to pleasure! We're footloose!" The Elves
Shared between the elves and the couple in the Garden of Eden: it's not the life style that determines their fashion, but the fashion that determines their life style.
The Bremen Town Musicians. The Devil and His Three Golden Hairs. The Children Living in a Time of Famine.
A Fairy Tale about a Boy Who Left Home to Learn about Fear. The Worn-out Dancing Shoes. Snow White and Rose Red.