Our word for inspiration this week at Take A Word is PRINT and that reminded me of the strange little fairy tale I heard the other day.
ONCE UPON A TIME there was a wicked witch who lived in the forest by a little stream in a cottage made of sugar and spice.
The children were afraid of the witch because of her black pointy hat and her face which was the colour and texture of toad skin.
She was very ugly and very cruel but those little children just could not resist the thought of what that sugary house would taste like should they ever get the chance to stick their greedy little tongues on to those sweet walls.
The wicked witch knew that the children longed to taste the sweetness and so she opened up the garden gate and scattered sugared almonds along the path to entice those children into her grasp.
And before long the children began to move closer until ……..
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