Read an amusing story of a famous American writer O. Henry. It will leave a pleasant feeling after reading and make you smile. The Prisoner of Zembla is a story about an incident happened long time ago in one kingdom. From the first sight the plot is quite common - the King argued with his daughter and announced about a joust. The price was princess herself. Many honoured knights came to fight for princess, they admired her beauty, but when saw her chewing a gum, saddle their horses and rode away. Only two left. One of them was princess' beloved. He won the joust, but princess is not what he wants. This funny story will entertain and cheer you up.