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'''The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the Speaking Bird''' is an Italian FairyTale.

A king wanders the streets at night. He hears three sisters talking:
-->''The oldest said: "If I were the wife of the royal butler, I would give the whole court to drink out of one glass of water, and there would be some left." The second said: "If I were the wife of the keeper of the royal wardrobe, with one piece of cloth I would clothe all the attendants, and have some left." The youngest said: "Were I the king's wife, I would bear him three children: two sons with apples in their hands, and a daughter with a star on her brow."''

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'''The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the Speaking Bird''' is an Italian FairyTale.

FairyTale collected by Thomas Crane.

A king wanders the streets at night. He hears three sisters talking:
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talking:

''The
oldest said: "If I were the wife of the royal butler, I would give the whole court to drink out of one glass of water, and there would be some left." The second said: "If I were the wife of the keeper of the royal wardrobe, with one piece of cloth I would clothe all the attendants, and have some left." The youngest said: "Were I the king's wife, I would bear him three children: two sons with apples in their hands, and a daughter with a star on her brow."''



Full text [[http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/authors/crane/dancingwater.html here]]. Compare "Literature/TheOneHandedGirl".

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Full text [[http://www.[[https://web.archive.org/web/20200129153158/http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/authors/crane/dancingwater.com:80/authors/crane/dancingwater.html here]]. here]].

Compare "Literature/TheOneHandedGirl".with "Literature/TheOneHandedGirl".

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* BigBadDuumvirate: The Queen's sisters, who took away her children out of jealousy.


* MaliciousSlander: When the queen gives birth to three WonderChildren, her sisters steal them and tell her husband that she gave birth to three puppies. He puts her in a treadmill as punishment for not having the children as she claimed she would.

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* MaliciousSlander: When the queen gives birth to three WonderChildren, [[WonderChild Wonder Children]], her sisters steal them and tell her husband that she gave birth to three puppies. He puts her in a treadmill as punishment for not having the children as she claimed she would.



* TakenForGranite: What speaking to the bird does
* WonderChild: The reason why the king married her was to get these
* YoungestChildWins: the youngest daughter makes the grandest promise and so wins the king.

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* TakenForGranite: What speaking to When the bird does
young princes answer the Speaking Bird, [[ForbiddenFruit despite a warning]], they turn to stone.
* WonderChild: The reason why youngest sister says that if the king married marries her, she will bear "two sons with apples in their hands, and a daughter with a star on her was to get these
brow". Earnestly desiring such children, the king marries her, and she does.
* YoungestChildWins: the The youngest daughter sister makes the grandest promise (to bear marvelous children) and so wins the king.
king in marriage.


* DistressedDude: The two brothers
* FamilyUnfriendlyViolence

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* DistressedDude: After being abandoned as infants and being raised by fairies and a deer, the two brothers are turned to stone. Their sister must follow them to restore them.
* FamilyUnfriendlyViolence:
The two brothers
* FamilyUnfriendlyViolence
queen's sisters try to murder their infant nephews and niece, and the queen herself is put into a treadmill as a slave for years.



* GreenEyedMonster: The sisters toward the queen.
* MaliciousSlander: They claim she gave birth to monsters.
* MosesInTheBulrushes: It's an attempt at murder, but it has the same effect.

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* GreenEyedMonster: The older sisters toward envy the queen.
youngest because she married the king.
* MaliciousSlander: They claim When the queen gives birth to three WonderChildren, her sisters steal them and tell her husband that she gave birth to monsters.
three puppies. He puts her in a treadmill as punishment for not having the children as she claimed she would.
* MosesInTheBulrushes: It's The king's children are abandoned in an attempt at murder, but it has to murder them, and they grow up in ignorance of their birth, until a magic bird informs the same effect.king and children of the truth.


* MosesInTheBullrushes: It's an attempt at murder, but it has the same effect.

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* MosesInTheBullrushes: MosesInTheBulrushes: It's an attempt at murder, but it has the same effect.


* ForbiddenFruit: Do not talk to the bird. ''Whatever'' is says.

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* ForbiddenFruit: Do not talk to the bird. ''Whatever'' is it says.


He arranges the marriages and the older sisters do as they said. They hate the youngest because she is queen. They put puppies in place of the wonder children when they were born, and exposed the babies. Three fairies saw the children and gave them a deer who would raise them, a purse full of money, and a ring that changes color when one is in danger. When they were grown, the fairy told them to go into the city. As soon as they get a house, the sisters realize that these are the wonder children, who could reveal what they had done. They try to dispose of them with {{Impossible Task}}s. The oldest brother fetches the Dancing Water and the Singing Bird, but when sent after the Speaking Bird, it reveals his past and startles him into speaking, which turns him to stone. The next brother did the same. Finally, their sister managed to do it and save all the people who had turned to stone.

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He arranges the marriages and the older sisters do as they said. They hate the youngest because she is queen. They put puppies in place of the wonder children when they were born, and exposed the babies. Three fairies saw the children and gave them a deer who would raise them, a purse full of money, and a ring that changes color when one is in danger. When they were grown, the fairy told them to go into the city. As soon as they get a house, the sisters realize that these are the wonder children, who could reveal what they had done. They try to dispose of them with {{Impossible Task}}s. The oldest brother fetches the Dancing Water and the Singing Bird, Apple, but when sent after the Speaking Bird, it reveals his past and startles him into speaking, which turns him to stone. The next brother did the same. Finally, their sister managed to do it and save all the people who had turned to stone.


Full text [[http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/authors/crane/dancingwater.html here]]. Compare Literature/TheOneHandedGirl.

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Full text [[http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/authors/crane/dancingwater.html here]]. Compare Literature/TheOneHandedGirl."Literature/TheOneHandedGirl".


'''''The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the Speaking Bird''''' is an Italian FairyTale.

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'''''The '''The Dancing Water, the Singing Apple, and the Speaking Bird''''' Bird''' is an Italian FairyTale.


* DistressedDude

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* DistressedDudeDistressedDude: The two brothers



* ForbiddenFruit
* GreenEyedMonster
* MaliciousSlander
* MosesInTheBullrushes

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* ForbiddenFruit
ForbiddenFruit: Do not talk to the bird. ''Whatever'' is says.
* GreenEyedMonster
GreenEyedMonster: The sisters toward the queen.
* MaliciousSlander
MaliciousSlander: They claim she gave birth to monsters.
* MosesInTheBullrushesMosesInTheBullrushes: It's an attempt at murder, but it has the same effect.



* RagsToRoyalty
* TakenForGranite
* WonderChild
* YoungestChildWins

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* RagsToRoyalty
RagsToRoyalty: The queen rises from impoverished to rich; her children are thrown from their position but rise back to it.
* TakenForGranite
TakenForGranite: What speaking to the bird does
* WonderChild
WonderChild: The reason why the king married her was to get these
* YoungestChildWins
YoungestChildWins: the youngest daughter makes the grandest promise and so wins the king.


Full text [[http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/authors/crane/dancingwater.html here]].

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Full text [[http://www.surlalunefairytales.com/authors/crane/dancingwater.html here]]. Compare Literature/TheOneHandedGirl.

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* GreenEyedMonster


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* ParentalSubstitute: The deer. Technically, RaisedByWolves, but they don't seem to have any trouble. Maybe the fairies did something.

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