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_ T H-HERE was an honest gentleman, who, had a dlaugir,,T
"His wife w c lea.d, lie tl, instead a nr ,: one in a .ear:
SShe had two .ai]g1-hters-(Caro)lin, andl ,ela ere their nmei;
.T l'he' called the other ,daughter Cllmcrella, to their shame;.
:* v Because she 1had to clean the hearths and black-lead all the
N he a31. 11311 to scrullb t floors, and ii ash the dinner plate,.
iut th ULh the others awint atiroad, .lid nothing, -. ,mle, and
Yet Cinderella all the time % 3; lprttil: t and et
The Kinti whn rulel in that coi),nti, lie h had an o:iii -an,
1\\ho gave a lall to. all th,: town % hen he %%as tent% -,cre
\Xnd iCirrhne and Della .% ere ini rtedl, ind] the.-. sail,
"Cin,.]Cnrell 1 shall leave scrulbl.,biln, ainI act as ladies' mati
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They dressed lthmsel'es fine in ,ilks, and r' .11s, and
flowers, and lace,
Poor Cind'erella hadn't time to isl4h her pretty face
When the\ stamrtl for the ball, full of haughtine;s and pridee,
Poor Cindcrclia ,:clt quite sald, antd sat her do%,n and cried.
She had not cried much longer than a quarter of an hour,
\\'hen a wonderful bright creature appeared upon the floo:,r.
Looked compassionately on hor, an'] said in accents mild.
"I am your Fairy' Godmother., o cry no more, ilny child:
I know that you arc sad, and that our sisters ire tnk in]:
Now go an,] fetch for me the largest pumpkin :1u can find."
She went and fetched the pumpkin, and the Fairy shonk hr
Arnd change'] it t. .1 -plen'did coach. with cLushion- nch anld
Now fetch the mouse-trap from th; helf---there are d ix
She changed them to six prancing steeds, all harnessed side
"Now fetch the rat-trap," and there was therein a large
So he was made the coachman, with silk stockings and
Six lizards happening to be there, all ready to the hand,
Were changed to powdered footmen, staff and bouquet all
"Now, Cinderella, here's your coach to take you to the
L "Not as I am," she cried; "like this -I cannot go at
And then the Fairy raised her wand, and touched the shabby
It turned to ,atin, trammed %ith lace, and jeels, an'd ,aans
Her face %as clean, h-r gloxcs were new, her hair %as nicel.,
And on her fcct %ere hoe.s of glass, the neatest in the uorld
"1 No,\. Cin.dcrlla. \ou nimay go, but take care to return
Beforc the clo,:k trzke t%%el%, ,or else you'll see %our carriage
Into a pumpkiniii once a..ain. sour horses Into nmice:
\'our coachman. f'ootnmen, %ill become rat. 1Izar I,. in a trice.
.And \ou %ours-,llf thC cinder-girl will once again beconicm ;
So inr ,I th.lt %hen the lock strikes twelve %ou mnist be saf
She pr,,miled, and uith jo ful heart she gained the palace
And danced, and laughed, and looked indeed the fairest of
4 The King's son danced with her, and praised her loselv hape
All treated her as if she were the greatest lad), there:
But in good time she shpped awaN, and waited safe at home,
In kitch,.-n corner sitting till her sisters back should come;
And %hv-n they came they told her all about the stranger fair,
And what she wore, and how she looked, and ho% she did
Next night another ball was held-the sisters dressed, and
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SL I .And pretty Cinderella, tor, by Godmother a.- sent.
Ph. ]'riw ,: dan cd %%th her c cry dance, and praised htr
more and. more,
.\nd Iaughedl and talked so much, that when the clock 'galn
strike the hour-
"" The fatal hour of tucl\e--it took hr great by -urprise;
Su She turned anti fled so quick before the Prjnce', wonderingg
SI hat in h;r haste to reach her coach she dropped her crystal
a .I She had no time to pick it up, as towards home shie flew.
:he sisters later home returned, and told her all they knew
"- t .. About the lady and the Prince, and all of it was_ true.
As Cinderella heard them talk, she turned aaay her head,
.". N cr said a word thsft night not fit her place of kitchen-
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Iext day ,as proclamation made: "\\hercas, a crystal shoe
Has been discovered at the 1,all, iwho ik the ow ner-whol
All lallies, now must try it on; the Princc Lll marry her,
Whoever it be, %%ho easily the cix stal shoe can ieai."'
No foot %%as found to fit the shoe; they tried throughout the
.-\ last thlicy came unto this house, and called the ladies down.
IThe sisters try to get it on. and pull, and push, and squeeze,
When Cinfterella calmly said, "Allow |ne, if wou please."
The sisters scorned her for the thought, an(! much surprise
When Cinderella from her r-ocket pulled the fellow shoe.
She tried them on--they fit-and de,. no longer .1tchen-
Stands up to meet lthe Prince in all her beauty fair arrayed.
No% ,. il, , r, kLccl, arid Ivg iorgjuene _- lor their
And she is kind, as well becomes a noble Prince's bride.
The wedding was most grand, and when they started on their
The King and Queen and all the court were standing round
And, wishing that for them all happy things might come to
They all threw after them for luck old slippers-not of
The sisters, full of envy, are reported to have said,
"WNVI1 %\ork ourelvcs, r,,l iievcr lihae arnotlier kitchen-maid.
We have been idle all our l3,.c,-- ll tv arthcr way.
.\ndl tbe in.o rriou inhtad- it really cn toV pay."
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