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1  The king of a great land died, and left his queen to take care of their only child.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
Get Context   In THE GOOSE-GIRL
2  The King and Queen had just flown out, so he peeped in and saw five or six young ones lying there.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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3  A king and queen once upon a time reigned in a country a great way off, where there were in those days fairies.
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4  It happened that, on the very day she was fifteen years old, the king and queen were not at home, and she was left alone in the palace.
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5  Now, as she had not been asked to the feast she was very angry, and scolded the king and queen very much, and set to work to take her revenge.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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6  The king came in the morning, and, finding all he wanted, was forced to keep his word; so he married the miller's daughter, and she really became queen.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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7  Now the queen lay awake all night, thinking of all the odd names that she had ever heard; and she sent messengers all over the land to find out new ones.
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8  It was the middle of winter, when the broad flakes of snow were falling around, that the queen of a country many thousand miles off sat working at her window.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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9  Then the queen her mother, packed up a great many costly things; jewels, and gold, and silver; trinkets, fine dresses, and in short everything that became a royal bride.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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10  Now there were thirteen fairies in the kingdom; but as the king and queen had only twelve golden dishes for them to eat out of, they were forced to leave one of the fairies without asking her.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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11  But one day as the queen was walking by the side of the river, at the bottom of the garden, she saw a poor little fish, that had thrown itself out of the water, and lay gasping and nearly dead on the bank.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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12  But the moment he kissed her she opened her eyes and awoke, and smiled upon him; and they went out together; and soon the king and queen also awoke, and all the court, and gazed on each other with great wonder.
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13  'That is not done quite as you seem to think,' said the wolf; 'you must wait until the Queen comes,' Soon afterwards, the Queen arrived with some food in her beak, and the lord King came too, and they began to feed their young ones.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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14  What the little fish had foretold soon came to pass; and the queen had a little girl, so very beautiful that the king could not cease looking on it for joy, and said he would hold a great feast and make merry, and show the child to all the land.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
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15  When the queen heard this she jumped for joy, and as soon as her little friend came she sat down upon her throne, and called all her court round to enjoy the fun; and the nurse stood by her side with the baby in her arms, as if it was quite ready to be given up.
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16  Now this king and queen had plenty of money, and plenty of fine clothes to wear, and plenty of good things to eat and drink, and a coach to ride out in every day: but though they had been married many years they had no children, and this grieved them very much indeed.
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17  However, she was not dead, but had only fallen into a deep sleep; and the king and the queen, who had just come home, and all their court, fell asleep too; and the horses slept in the stables, and the dogs in the court, the pigeons on the house-top, and the very flies slept upon the walls.
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