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Illustrated classic fairy tales for children by Andrew Lang

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THE CHILD WHO CAME FROM AN EGG 99
heavy with two sorrows, one old and one new. The new sorrow is for your husband, who is fighting far away from you; but, believe me, he is well, and will soon bring
you joyful news. But your other sorrow is much older than this. Your happiness is spoilt because you have no children.' At these words the queen became scarlet,
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