"But one thing I must tell you: you must not wash, comb, or trim yourself, or cut your hair or nails, or wipe the water from your eyes for seven years."
"He turned the key round once, and now we must wait until he has unlocked it and opened the lid, and then we shall learn what wonderful things were lying in that box."
"When she woke up early the next morning, to her great surprise one of the little stars was making itself into a pancake for her breakfast!"
Once when she was in the wood, she set her eyes upon a white bear, who had the very golden wreath she had dreamt of between his paws. . . .