3 Works in The Enchanted Castle - Edith Nesbit
22 Feb 2020
At the centre of the maze they found a sleeping figure.
Freddie: ‘It’s a fairy-tale princess! Waiting for a prince to kiss her awake!’
John: ‘Sleeping Beauty.’
Brian: ‘What the hell are you two talking about? Of course she isn’t a bloody fairy-tale princess!’
Roger (pretending to be asleep) thinking: Would one of you just kiss me already?
01 Jan 2020
Frank expects nothing more exciting at his uncle's birthday dinner party than a good dessert, or maybe a moderately controversial opinion on cricket in the smoking room.
He doesn't bargain on the appearance of an old acquaintance, nor a magic ring...
What became of the living statues after the wishing ring lost its magic?