The Elf of the Rose
H. C. Andersen
“The Elf of the Rose” is a fairy tale that tells us about the elf who lived in the rose. One night he was late home and found all roses had already closed up. The elf flew to the end of the garden where was an arbor, overgrown with beautiful honey-suckles. There he found two young people who were parting because the lady’s brother was against their love. After the farewell the lady gave a rose to her beloved and the Elf covered inside that rose. On his way, the young man met his beloved’s brother who killed the young man and dig the body in the ground. The elf told everything to the young lady and to his friends. What fate is waiting her and her brother? Read “The Elf of the Rose” to know.