She was unaware that she was being watched.
She removed the ugly skin she was in, thereby revealing her real beauty that dazzled under the full-moon's light, as she sang in her melodious voice and danced magically unlike any other dancer he had seen.
Despite everyone's advise- "Don't marry her...she sounds and looks like a witch!" and their reasoning-"Because I said so!", he had inexplicably fallen in love with the "ugliest lady", proposed to her and married her.
Having heard many bedtime fairy-tales from his granny, he guessed his wife's story that she might be under the powerful spell of a depraved witch and he quickly burnt the ugly skin she had removed...
Have you heard similar bedtime fairy-tales? Have you acted differently even after people said- "Because I said so!"? Do share in the comments below.
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This post is a part of Write Over the Weekend, an initiative for Indian Bloggers by BlogAdda.
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Three Word Wednesday- Cold, Depraved, Powerful
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