The Wings of the Fairy
Once upon a time in July there was a poor farmer sleeping in his barn. During his sleep three fairies came in and started dancing and flying around until the first light of dawn when the white rooster crowed. The fairies said to each other: "It is the white one, let it crow", and continue dancing. After a while crowed the red one and they said: "It is the red one, let it crow", and kept on dancing. Right after crowed the black one and they yield: "Now it is time to take our wings and fly away", and so they did...
A Greek fairytale from Agia Anna, Euboea documented by N.Politis (1899)
Filu: Archive der Zeichner 2003