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    Quote Originally Posted by Palaralae View Post
    Lady of Shallott.
    That's why I don't recognize it as a fairy tale.
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    Quote Originally Posted by nail bunny View Post
    That's why I don't recognize it as a fairy tale.
    Arthurian legends not fairytale enough for you?

    Dark the stars and dark the moon
    Hush the night and the morning loon
    Tell the horses and beat on your drum
    Gone their master, gone their son.

    Dark the oceans, dark the sky
    Hush the whales and the ocean tide
    Tell the salt marsh and beat on your drum
    Gone their master, gone their son.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Palaralae View Post
    Arthurian legends not fairytale enough for you?
    They aren't fairy tales at all. They're (by design) Arthurian Myths/Legends/Stories, not fey. Particularly the more Christian they hew and you don't hew harder Christian than Tennyson. Okay, maybe Malory...

    That's like asking why I don't consider the Robin Hood stories to be fairy tales despite being filled with merry men.
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    Also all the others are Disney Princesses so a lot more well known.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bagpuss View Post
    Also all the others are Disney Princesses so a lot more well known.
    Red Riding Hood got the upgrade to "Princess"?

    Dark the stars and dark the moon
    Hush the night and the morning loon
    Tell the horses and beat on your drum
    Gone their master, gone their son.

    Dark the oceans, dark the sky
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    Tell the salt marsh and beat on your drum
    Gone their master, gone their son.


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    I'd add a Rogue.

    The rogue is a golden blond -- the colour of wheat just before harvest. It is her best feature; she is not quite as pretty as the rest. She dresses in an understated way though one wrist bears her only jewelry: a bracelet woven from gold wire exquisitely formed to look like grain stalks twisted together.


    She slips along silently and unnoticed. There is much to be discovered when no one thinks anyone is watching and listening.


    She is always quiet and watchful. She bargains hard, and examines every offer carefully. She left her husband behind; he was only interested in ways he could profit form her. The child is safe, from him and any others who would use or abuse him. She watches the warlock's patron is intense wariness muttering how that all such deals end badly.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sillyrobot View Post
    ...a bracelet woven from gold wire exquisitely formed to look like grain stalks twisted together.
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    She bargains hard, and examines every offer carefully. She left her husband behind; he was only interested in ways he could profit form her. The child is safe, from him and any others who would use or abuse him. She watches the warlock's patron is intense wariness muttering how that all such deals end badly.
    Rumpelstiltskin, nice!
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    http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthr...sm-Accusations

    Bethesda plagiarizes D&D Adventure League game "The Black Road"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Palaralae View Post
    Red Riding Hood got the upgrade to "Princess"?
    Okay but you have to admit she is a little more famous.
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    I need to try this as well... that's two I'm stealing from Oglaf.





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    Here ya go nerds, ikea is finally catering to you:

    D&D players discover that IKEA are selling a hex crawl table


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    Here ya go nerds, ikea is finally catering to you:

    D&D players discover that IKEA are selling a hex crawl table


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