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1  However, the wolf thought he was in joke, and came one night to get a dainty morsel.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In OLD SULTAN
2  The same thing happened the second and third night: so the king ordered his head to be cut off.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES
3  The king became very angry at this, and ordered the gardener to keep watch all night under the tree.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE GOLDEN BIRD
4  Then he plucked the flower, and set out and travelled day and night, till he came again to the castle.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In JORINDA AND JORINDEL
5  Then they went to bed: but Dame Ilsabill could not sleep all night for thinking what she should be next.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE FISHERMAN AND HIS WIFE
6  However, on the third night the soldier carried away one of the golden cups as a token of where he had been.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES
7  They could not, however, reach the great city the first day; so when night came on, they went into a wood to sleep.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE TRAVELLING MUSICIANS
8  These apples were always counted, and about the time when they began to grow ripe it was found that every night one of them was gone.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE GOLDEN BIRD
9  And now at last the young wrens were satisfied, and sat down together and ate and drank, and made merry till quite late into the night.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE WILLOW-WREN AND THE BEAR
10  And the princess, though very unwilling, took him up in her hand, and put him upon the pillow of her own bed, where he slept all night long.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE FROG-PRINCE
11  All the day long she flew about in the form of an owl, or crept about the country like a cat; but at night she always became an old woman again.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In JORINDA AND JORINDEL
12  When they came to the village, the son followed the fox's counsel, and without looking about him went to the shabby inn and rested there all night at his ease.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE GOLDEN BIRD
13  And now the sun went quite down; the gloomy night came; the owl flew into a bush; and a moment after the old fairy came forth pale and meagre, with staring eyes, and a nose and chin that almost met one another.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In JORINDA AND JORINDEL
14  They slept in twelve beds all in one room; and when they went to bed, the doors were shut and locked up; but every morning their shoes were found to be quite worn through as if they had been danced in all night; and yet nobody could find out how it happened, or where they had been.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES
15  In the morning the soldier said nothing about what had happened, but determined to see more of this strange adventure, and went again the second and third night; and every thing happened just as before; the princesses danced each time till their shoes were worn to pieces, and then returned home.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES
16  At last he dreamt one night that he found a beautiful purple flower, and that in the middle of it lay a costly pearl; and he dreamt that he plucked the flower, and went with it in his hand into the castle, and that everything he touched with it was disenchanted, and that there he found his Jorinda again.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In JORINDA AND JORINDEL
17  Then the king made it known to all the land, that if any person could discover the secret, and find out where it was that the princesses danced in the night, he should have the one he liked best for his wife, and should be king after his death; but whoever tried and did not succeed, after three days and nights, should be put to death.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
ContextHighlight   In THE TWELVE DANCING PRINCESSES
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