Little Mia is at Grandpa’s home for a holiday. “Mia, my neighbour has lent us a boat for today. He needs it in the morning though,” Grandpa informed Mia. “Wow! Boat ride would be fun, grandpa!” exclaimed Mia. “Yeah, it will be. But, we will have to leave early. Else, we would have to return…
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Locate the North Star: Children’s Story (Ages 4 – 12)
Mia and Mommy were gazing at the night sky from their terrace. “When we were kids, we often gathered at the terrace soon after dinner. We would sit around grandpa to listen to his stories about the stars and moon,” began Mommy. “Wow, stories?!” exclaimed Mia. “Yes. Let me tell you an interesting story about the…
“Prince Maggi Tessa?” asked My Little Boy
“Once upon a time, there was a beautiful girl called Cinderella and she had two ugly stepsisters…..”
“Amma,” my little boy interrupted before I finished reading the first line of his first fairy tale.
“Bootifu? Huggy?” he wanted to know what ‘beautiful’ and ‘ugly’ meant. It was a difficult subject to deal with a kid, so I just pointed to the Cinderella and her stepsisters in the picture as I said ‘beautiful’ and ‘ugly’.
I was sure he wouldn’t get what they actually meant. In fact, I didn’t want him to.