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The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm - A Riddling Tale Summary & Analysis

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A Riddling Tale Summary

A woman is turned into a flower in the daytime but allowed to be home at night. She asks her husband to go out in the morning and pick her so she can stay at home always. How did the husband know which flower to pick? Because she was at home at night, she was the one with no dew on her.

A Riddling Tale Analysis

This brief tale causes readers to think about the situation the story teller has proposed. Note also the magical circumstances of a woman being transformed into a flower, a trade mark of the fairy tale.

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