The Rose Bride: A Retelling of 'the White Bride and the Black Bride' (Once... - Prologue and Chapter 1 Summary & Analysis

Nancy Holder
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Prologue and Chapter 1 Summary

The Rose Bride" by Nancy Holder tells the story of two unrelated young people, sent on a journey to find true love by the goddess Artemis as the result of wishes made by their mothers. These two not only learn the meaning of true love but also find this love in one another. The fairy tale incorporates aspects such as black magic, gods and goddess, and an enchanted rose garden in a story that teaches the importance of rising above one's failures and ill fortune to be the best person they can. Themes include the maturation of true love and the struggle of good versus evil.

The Prologue of "Rose Bride" tells the story of a ceremony in which Jean-Marc and his new wife Lucienne learn they will have a son. The priest of Zeus who tells their fortune...

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