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The Truth-telling Handkerchief
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Synopsis: Three interwoven tales...

A girl is baffled by a pig that delights in rotten slops but won't touch the tasty morsels and left over pieces of cake that it is given....

A seamstress, asked by a rich man to embroider a handkerchief with his beloved's name, finds that the stitches insist of forming the name of another woman...

A camel meets a little man whose loving attentions transform them both...
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47:06 2011 Subscription info »
The Witch Who Rekindled Love
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Three interwoven tales...

A Wheelwright, struggling with a royal commision, receives a most unwelcome visit...

The middle aged man, no longer able to make it with the young women on the beach, decides to quit his job selling cold drinks there, when unexpectedly an especially beautiful young woman takes an interest in him....

The witch, famous for the effectiveness of her spells, discovers the secret of rekindling love....
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39:08 2009 Subscription info »
The Wall of Deepest Rest
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Three interwoven tales...

A girl flying her kite hear a cliff edge loses track of where she is running, until it's too late...

A King commisions a wall of surpassing craftsmanship and gets far more than he bargained for...

An Ogre finds transformation in the waters of a great waterfall, in the arms of a Princess...
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46:56 2010 Subscription info »
The Rabbit and the Wolf
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Three interwoven tales...

A young man finds himself frozen outside a newsagents, unable to tear himself away from the images of cover girls in the window...

A beautiful princess, tired of the unending attention of lovestruck suitors, gets drawn away from the palace and into the night by a mysterious man of light...

A rabbit finds herself at the mercy of a wolf, and finds an escapes by promising him something he is most yearning for...
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47:21 2010 Subscription info »
The Frog King
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Three interwoven tales:

A farmer, while tilling his field, comes across a strange wooden chest -- with even stranger contents...

A lone driver on a rainy night, runs out of gas, and gets visited by an unusual vehicle...

A king had seven beautiful daughters he was most proud of -- and then the eighth one was born...
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72:25 2008 Subscription info »
The Cheesemaker and the Mouse
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Three interwoven tales...

A cheesemaker encounters a mouse in his workshop with a most unexpected message....

A famous optician is visited by an old woman who begs him to fix her eyes so that she can recover her ability to see the beauty in the world....

A proud princess, defying her parents and humiliaring any man who dares to woo her, is visited by a carpenter who turns her world upside down....
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53:49 2009 Subscription info »
A Golden Thread
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Three interwoven tales...

A man down on his luck finds himself fascinated by the passers by who walk past him as he sits in the gutter...

A princess, of surpassing beauty, becomes disillusioned with the way men react to her, and goes in search of a deeper beauty...

A King seeks the advise of a talented beggar to know how better to win over his people...
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51:14 2010 Subscription info »