The RED Fairy Book - online children's book

Illustrated classic fairy tales for children by Andrew Lang

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"While the Master Cook was upstairs, the golden bird came again to perch on the window-sill, and called in his clear voice to the head scullion, who was watching the spit:
' Good-morning, my fine Scullion ! '
' Good-morning, lovely Golden Bird,' replied the Scullion, whom the Master Cook had forgotten in his excitement to warn.
' I pray Heaven,' went on the Canary, ' that it will send you to sleep, and that the goose majr burn, so that there may be none left for Titty.'
And the Scullion fell fast asleep, and when the Master Cook came back he found the goose as black as the chimney.
In a fury he woke the Scullion, who in order to save himself from blame told the whole story.
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