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Tear Jerker / The Little Match Girl

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  • The Little Match Girl by Hans Christian Andersen, who actually wrote a lot of insanely tear-jerking stories, perhaps because of Creator Breakdown. His personal history was rather tragic, after all.
  • Danny Kaye recited this story among others on an album of Andersen's fairy tales. At the end, almost in a whisper, he says "They were in Heaven." He's almost crying himself.

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