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The Frog Prince by The Brothers Jacob and WiIhelm Grimm

In olden times when wishing still helped one, there lived a king
whose daughters were all beautiful, but the youngest was so beautiful
that the sun itself, which has seen so much, was astonished whenever
it shone in her face. 1,378 more words
Brothers Grimm

Kisses for the frog king

A little green frog. In the world of fairytales not that cute, but instead fat and ugly. Certainly not a golden crown on the head. However, helpful and persistent. 506 more words


on kissing frogs

Polling my students the other day, I was surprised to learn that only about half of them know the story of the Frog Prince. The golden ball down the well? 431 more words

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The Case of the Missing Kiss

So I’ve been studying Frog Prince tales. You know the one: princess meets frog, he does her a service, in return he asks for a kiss, she kisses him, and hey presto, he’s turned into a handsome prince. 1,179 more words