When the cow stops giving milk, Jack’s mother tells him to take her to the market to be sold. On the way, Jack meets a bean dealer who offers magic beans in exchange for the cow, and Jack makes the trade.
Once upon a time, there lived a wealthy merchant and his daughter. He called her ‘Beauty’, because she had wonderful, thick, dark hair and deep brown eyes. Everyone that saw her though she was very pretty. The merchant had to travel a lot, and would bring Beauty back presents from his trips. One day, Beauty asked for a single, red rose as her gift. The merchant promised to find one.
Hansel and Gretel are a young brother and sister kidnapped by a cannibalistic witch living deep in the forest in a house constructed of cake and confectionery. The two children escape with their lives by outwitting her.
Once upon a time, there was a wealthy widower who married a proud and haughty woman as his second wife. She had two daughters, who were equally vain and selfish.