ARD BY a great forest dwelt a poor wood-cutter with his wife and his two children. The boy was called Hansel and the girl Gretel. He had little to bite and to break. Grimm's Fairy Tale Classics HANSEL AND GRETEL. Other Channel . I watched Grimm's fairy tales as. Grimm Fairy Tales 3 - Hansel & Gretel. AM | |. This entry was posted on AM You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS feed. Topics Character Roles Protagonist, Antagonist More Comics All Content Shall Be Used for Education Purposes Only Contact: But Hansel stuck out a little bone, and the old woman, who had bad eyes and could not see the bone, thought it was Hansel's finger, and she wondered why he didn't get fat. In every corner were chests of pearls and precious stones. Then Gretel gave her a push that drove her far into it, and shut the iron door, and fastened the bolt. That is what the good animal did, and when they were safely on the other side, and had walked on a little while, the woods grew more and more familiar to them, and finally they saw the father's house in the distance. After being picked up by a beautiful yet mysterious driver their ride takes an unexpected turn out of town and into the world of Grimm Fairy Tales… Hansel and Gretel soon find that the problems they left behind at home are nothing compared to the horror that awaits them on their ill-advised journey. The father said, "Hansel, why are you stopping and looking back? Afterward she made two nice beds for them, decked in white. Like, all the time. The woman led the children still deeper into the forest, where they had never in their lives been before. After hearing the story the two runaway teenagers decide it is better to head back home. The most prominent example in this regard is the addition of the episode describing the children's escape from the sinister woods across a large body of water, one at a time, on the back of a duck. The two children escape with their lives by outwitting her. Neither a walkway nor a bridge, Take us onto your white back. The Grimms' final version of the famous tale seventh edition, refers to the woodcutter's wife once as "the stepmother," twice as "the mother," and about a dozen times generically as "the woman. Luckily for them, their heartless mother has died while they're away from home, so they get to share their loot with their dad, who was an all right guy all along. Don't eat it any sooner, for you'll not get any more. Then good food was set before them, milk and pancakes, with sugar, apples, and nuts.