Thursday, October 27, 2011

Just One Rose: Paying the Beast's Price

Swamp Rose and Cotoneaster

Click on the illustration to step deeper into the bower.

The merchant recalled that all his eldest daughter wanted was a rose. Surely, after his invisible hosts had entertained him so generously, no one would be offended if he plucked just one rose?

Guess again, Daddy-O.

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