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The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm - The Wedding of Mrs. Fox Summary & Analysis

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The Wedding of Mrs. Fox Summary

A fox believes his wife is cheating on him, so he pretends to be dead. Several wooers visit the "widow" fox, but she will see none except the one with nine tails like her former husband. As she is about to remarry, the first husband comes back to life. Later the old fox really dies. Again the widow fox has many suitors but she will settle only for the one with red stockings and a red pointed mouth. When she finds this one, she marries him with great joy.

The Wedding of Mrs. Fox Analysis

This story is split into two stories. One covers the first fake "death" of the husband fox. This death is a trick the fox devises to catch his wife in the act of adultery. In the second story the husband...

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