slightly Ot: fairy tales

Rowland, Jennifer A B jennifer.rowland at
Tue Sep 30 07:11:48 EDT 2003

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> If you can include films, there's The Glass Slipper too, 
> which started my six year old musing on whether an old 
> woman can be a real fairy godmother, how you would 
> recognise a modern fairy godmother, etc.  

The fairy godmother in The Slipper and The Rose is my favourite- slightly
astringent, determined not to wear sparkles and wings, and very overworked.
("I sometimes wish we had never been invented!")
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