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The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm - The Water-Nixie Summary & Analysis

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The Water-Nixie Summary

A water-nixie kidnaps two children. She makes the children work and does not feed them well. One day while the nixie is a church, the children run away. They are chased by the nixie but manage to get away from her.

The Water-Nixie Analysis

This story seems to be purely of an entertainment form. It tells of two children who escape a water-nixie's forced labor and free themselves. Note the irony of the children freeing themselves while the nixie is at church.

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