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    Fairy Tales Analysis

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    Like any young child growing up fairy tales were everything. They were begged for at night time when sleep was scarce. Fate, a prince, and a princess basically ruled the world of adolescent literature novels. They were a fun way to hear about the mighty knight defeating the dragon to meet the gorgeous princess who was so cruelly locked away. With the thought of telling fairy tales were only for children, film industries are transforming the fairy tale into a realm away from children. While watching these fairy tales transformed into new exciting outlooks the question arise; why do we continue to tell fairy tales? Fairy tales continue to be told because they are entertainment, lessons to be learned, and share a cultural aspects. Fairy…

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    Storian Fairy Tales

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    Ever wonder where fairy tales come from? They are written by the Storian, which is a magical needle that writes and documents the most important conflicts that occur in the fairy tale world. It resides at the School for Good and Evil, and is protected by the School Master from greedy burglars who believe that the Storian would grant them the power to write their very own tales. The School for Good and Evil is a school where teenagers from the age of 16 can start training to become either an…

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    Fairy Tattoos

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    Dainty Fairy Tattoo’s: A Timeless And Classic Choice When we think of fairies we tend to think of childhood books and stories that included these small human-like beings rumored to reside in Fairyland or even at the bottom of the garden. Women are most likely to choose them as tattoo designs as they are generally portrayed as being female and having girlish traits such as long hair, dresses, and mischievous behavior, which make it easy for women to feel an inclination towards them. Fairies were…

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    Chesterton) Some fairy tales teach children that every problem can be handled, no matter how small or big. This way children can connect by imagining what they would do were they in the character’s shoes. Thus, it can be said that “fairy tales help children learn how to navigate life.” (Bettelheim, B. Uses of Enchantment: The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales.) Fairy tales serve as a reality by letting children know that everything in life won’t come easy or there will be challenges and bad…

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    Fairy Tales Satire

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    I have not re-read fairy tales a long time, so I had forgotten most of them. Not Your Mother's Goose was a great reminder with a twist. These are modern versions of fairy tales. You may want to read them when you've tired telling Cinderella to your kids before bed every evening, want a laugh or you are just a bitter, bitter person tired of sugary stuff. It is not a mere funny retelling of fairy tales, it's often a satire of modern word. It makes fun of celebrities and quirks in today's…

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    One of those is the belief in fairies. The fairies that they believed in were very different than ones people think of today. When watching movies, reading books and even reciting folk stories around campfires, fairies are depicted as small winged sprites that throw pixie dust around to make everything cheerful and happy. Then there is the small big-hearted elves that make toys for Santa to deliver to every good boy and girl on Christmas. The fairies that people believed in during medieval…

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    When talking about the similarities and differences between Disney princesses and their original Brothers Grimm tales, one might think Disney just took the exact stories, added a song or two, and made a cartoon movie out of it. As a whole, Disney princesses are portrayed as beautiful, young women that always find their perfect man, solve all of their problems, and live happily ever after. On the other hand, the Brother’s Grimm fairy tale stories are far from this. The folk stories that the…

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    The differences between goblins, dwarfs and fairies in Victorian fairy tales The appearance of fantastic creatures and figures is very common in fairy tales. These characters usually serve as the support of the protagonist, who encounters various problems that cannot be solved alone, or they become the antagonist in the story trying to prevent the main character from achieving his or her goal. The aim of this essay is to highlight the differences between supernatural creatures that appear in…

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    Rapunzel: A Fairy Tale

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    agony he sprang from the tower; he escaped with life, but the thorns on which he fell up out his eyes” (Grimm 96), Flynn does become injured to the point of death. It is at this point that Rapunzel gives up her powers to save his life and they live happily ever after. The movie brings the tale to life for a whole new generation of children, and in my opinion, an even younger audience than the original. Fansler, Dean S. Filipino Popular Tales.: Collected and Ed. with Comparative Notes.…

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    Shakespeare’s play includes the element of magical forms like fairies, ghosts, and witches. In Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare added fairy magic. The fairy magic is use in the fairy world and the human world. Oberon, king of fairies, manipulated Titania then meddled into the human world. Humans are greatly affected by the magic. Demetrius and Lysander are place under love potions which generates complication. The females, Hermia and Helena, are place into confusion of the men’s decision.…

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