THE GOLDEN LION 225
Then he told her how he had set his heart on finding the king's daughter.
' I can easily manage that for you as long as you have enough money.'
' Oh, as to that, I have plenty,' answered he.
' Well, you must take it to a goldsmith and get him to make it into a golden lion, with eyes of crystal; and inside it must have something that will enable it to play tunes. When it is ready bring it to me.'
The young man did as he was bid, and when the lion