5 forgotten and strange tales of the brothers Grimm
Tales of the brothers Grimm about Rapunzel, Snow white and little Red riding Hood everyone knows. However, on account of these writers a few hundred stories. Some of them are very strange – so much so that the study of their psychological underpinnings subsequently found to be not dedicated to a single scientific work. We have decided to recall five of these forgotten tales:
1. Mouse, bird and sausage
There lived a mouse, bird and sausage and they were friends tightly. They decided to build a house and live together. At first all went well: the bird every day in the forest flew and brushwood for the fire, dragged the mouse water wore furnace stoked, Yes the table was laid, and sausage lunch cooked itself in the pot of food is spun to richness came out.
Once the bird flew to the forest for firewood and other birds began to laugh, saying that the hard work the mouse with sausage on it piled up, and themselves all day, know yourself, beat the thumbs. Angry bird, returned home and told his friends pull a lot, who what to do.
Dropped the sausage on the next day in the forest for firewood to go, but it was worth it to go outside, she immediately grabbed the dog and ate it. Mouse had dinner to cook and decided she like the sausage in the pot to move around, jumped in the hot broth and cook. The bird had water to apply and to light the fire, but hesitated and did not notice that the house was on fire. She grabbed a bucket of water from the well to bring the fire to extinguish, but could not resist, fell into a well and drowned.
What is morality? Every cricket stick to his last, or everyone should mind his own business.
2. Friendship of cat and mouse
Met once a cat with a mouse. Have numerical cat mouse about his love and friendship, and they began to live together. In the summer they decided to leave the pot of oil in reserve for the cold and hungry months and they hid it under the altar at a nearby Church.
Greedy cat wanted to get to Church and to eat oil. The same mouse she said she went to baptize kittens. Three times she enjoyed with oil, three times invent stories about the christening, until finally the pot was empty.
And that's when the rains came and the wind blew cold, the mouse decided it was time for a pot of oil to get, but, of course, it was empty. The mouse understood, and the cat pounced on her and swallowed.
The moral: never trust a cat, especially if you are a mouse.
Did somehow the cock and the hen the cart is made of walnut shells and forced the duck to carry themselves well. They went, went and met on the road the pin with a needle. Friends were from a neighboring tavern, where he drank a lot of beer.
And now, all of this motley company pulled up on his vosce to postalone yard. At first the owner refused to let them in – too noisy and unpleasant. But they promised him the egg that laid the chicken and the duck to sweeten their deal, and the owner agreed.
The next morning, a rooster and hen woke up early, stole from the owner donated them to the egg and ate it (that's the cannibals!), then stuck the pin to the towel owner, and a needle in his chair, and flew away (it turns out that chicken fly!). Duck also sailed down the Creek.
Meanwhile, the owner woke up and went to wash. Wiping herself with a towel, it scratched with a pin on his face, and going into the kitchen, found the shells from the eaten eggs. Only he sat alone in his favorite chair, as immediately jumped up, pricked with a needle. And he vowed after that never to let the rabble like speaking tools of a tailor and poultry.
4. Strange dinner
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Once invited blood sausage for dinner, liverwurst, and she gladly agreed. But, crossing the threshold of the master's apartment, liverwurst noticed many strange things: a broom and dustpan, fighting on the stairs, a monkey with a huge head wound and many more.
Liverwurst all this, of course, rather frightened, and as soon as she entered the room, he immediately told all this blood sausage. Blood pretended to have heard nothing, or just not paid attention to the anxiety of a friend and went to the kitchen to check on dinner.
When liverwurst was alone in the room, he heard a voice: "Let me warn you, liver sausage, you're in a deadly trap. If you value your life, get the hell out of here"! Have not had to repeat twice, liverwurst took to their heels and fled as long as the crossed the street.
There she paused for breath, turned around and saw blood sausage, leaning out of the window, with a long gleaming knife in hand, blood sausage shouted: "If I caught you, little don't you show"!
What is this tale?
Long ago a king got lost in a dense forest. Suddenly before him appeared the little white dwarf. The dwarf promised the king to bring it from the forest, if he agrees to give him in marriage his youngest daughter. The king, fearful of the gathering dusk, agreed. The dwarf is safely brought the king to the castle and said he'd be back in a week for his daughter.
The king was sad – the youngest daughter was his favorite and told about this deal to their daughters. But those, oddly enough, not scared and not sad. They asked father not to worry, assuring that you will soon get rid of this midget.
A week later, the king's daughter found the unsuspecting daughter of a shepherd, dressed her in beautiful clothes and told her to go with the first one to come for her. It turned out to be Fox. He said, "Sit down on my furry tail, Hurluberlu. Into the forest!» And rode with a girl away.
Then Fox asked the daughter of a shepherd to catch fleas in his hair, and when she readily agreed, immediately guessed what had carried away the wrong girl. Back in the castle! After a week, Fox is back and this time he took with him the daughter of gasipasa. Again, the substitution was discovered. Back in the castle!
When the Fox came for the third time, the king gave him his daughter and the Fox took her into the woods.
On the way he asked her to catch fleas, she screamed: "I am a king's daughter, needs to catch fleas a Fox"! Now he knew that took away the right bride, and then turned back to the dwarf. They lived in perfect harmony, and one day the dwarf said, "I must go, but soon you arrive here three white dove. When they sit on the ground, catch the middle and immediately cut off his head. Just make sure you got the middle dove, or be a disaster". The pigeons flew, the Princess caught the middle, tore off his head and gasped! Before her stood a handsome Prince. It appeared in white dwarf turned evil witch, and only in this complicated way you could break the spell.