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THE WATER LILY

American Indian Legends One summer evening, many years ago, some Indians were sitting out under the stars, telling stories. All…

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Stone Soup

Stone Soup is an old folk story in which hungry strangers convince the people of a town to each share a small amount of their food in order to make a meal that everyone enjoys.
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THE EMPEROR'S NEW CLOTHES

THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES is a short tale written by Danish author Hans Christian Andersen, about two weavers who promise an emperor a new suit of clothes that they say is invisible to those who are unfit for their positions