The Story Finder

Voices in Fairy Tales

by Michelle Tocher

Story finder - Curly

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Glass Slipper

I have been taken into the custody of a young prince who has put me on the table beside his bed. He stares at me, day and night, trying to figure out how my mistress could have danced in glass, and whether or not she was real.

Yet I am the evidence that she was real, am I not?

The Glass Slipper in Cinderella, Charles Perrault. Illustration by Harry Clarke.

Glass Slipper