Fairy Tale Tuesday: Cinderella by the Brothers Grimm

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Cinderella is a special Fairy tale that I enjoyed as a child. The rags to riches tale allegedly goes back to Greece Herodotus 484 – 425 BCE and China Tang Dynasty (618-907 CE) called “Yeh Shen”.

The famous poet Giambattista Basile 1566-1632, revamped the the tale from La Gatta Cenerentola (The Cat Cinderella) and later Charles Perrault reworked it in 1697.

The Grimm brothers collected some folk tales from a German woman from Kassel Hesse Germany they wrote the German version of Cinderella in 1857.

Below is the German version of Cinderella by the Brothers Grimm 1857

Once upon a time,

The wife of a rich man fell sick, and as she felt that her end was drawing near, she called her only daughter to her bedside and said, “Dear child, be good and pious, and then the good God will always protect you, and I will look…

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