The Story Finder

Voices in Fairy Tales

by Michelle Tocher

Story finder - Curly

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Aladdin’s Mother

My son has become so idle! If only his father were alive to give him some manly discipline! Instead, Aladdin has come home with a magic lamp and a genie who grants his every whim.

Now I am certain he will never grow up!

Aladdin’s Mother, in Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp, Blue Fairy Book. Illustration by Walter Paget.

Aladdin's Mother