What you can do?

Last fairy tales

30Jan
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Dick Whittington and His Cat

More than five hundred years ago there was a little boy named Dick Whittington, and this is true. His father and mother died when he was too young to work, and so poor little Dick was very badly off. He was quite glad to get the parings of the potatoes to eat and a dry

25Jan
2013
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The flower’s lesson

There grew a fragrant rose-tree where the brook flows, With two little tender buds, and one full rose; When the sun went down to his bed in the west, The little buds leaned on the rose-mother’s breast, While the bright eyed stars their long watch kept, And the flowers of the valley in their green

24Jan
2013
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The recompense

The Caliph HAROON-AL-RASCHID, being one day at the chase, met an old man who was planting a walnut-tree. “What a fool is this old man!” said the Caliph to his suite; “he acts as if he were still a youth, and were to enjoy the fruits of that tree.” As his followers likewise made a

24Jan
2013
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The first horse

There was a king of the olden time who heard a prophecy that the child of his only daughter would destroy him. This daughter was the loveliest princess in the world, and her name was Danae. Her father loved her well, but when he heard that prophecy, he shut her up all alone in a

23Jan
2013
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The White Cat

There was once a king who had three sons, all remarkably handsome in their persons, and in their tempers brave and noble. Some wicked courtiers made the king believe that the princes were impatient to wear the crown, and that they were contriving a plot to deprive him of his sceptre and his kingdom. The

22Jan
2013
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Peter Pan // Chapter 16 – The return home

All previous chapters here. By three bells that morning they were all stirring their stumps ; for there was a big sea running; and Tootles, the bo’sun, was among them, with a rope’s end in his hand and chewing tobacco. They all donned pirate clothes cut off at the knee, shaved smartly, and tumbled up, with