A frog was having a bath in a puddle in the middle of the jungle. He appeared quite happy splashing about in the water. A fox passed by that. OMG I finally found it! I've been looking for this for ages! Nostalgia, just everywhere. I had this on tape, damn. A Classic Fairy Tale, illustrated by Gustaf Tenggren: In olden times when wishing still The princess finds her frog prince, by Gustaf Tenggren.
In other early versions it was sufficient for the frog to spend the night on the princess' pillow. In the olden time, when wishing was having, there lived a King, whose daughters were all beautiful; but the youngest was so exceedingly beautiful that the Sun himself, although he saw her very, very often, was delighted every time she came out into the sunshine. Then the princess ran to the door and opened it, and there she saw the frog, whom she had quite forgotten. The frog said, 'I do not want your pearls, and jewels, and fine clothes; but if you will love me, and let me live with you and eat from off your golden plate, and sleep on your bed, I will bring you your ball again. The next day, when the King's daughter was sitting at table with her father and all his courtiers, and was eating from her own little golden plate, something was heard coming up the marble stairs, splish-splash, splish-splash; and when it arrived at the top, it knocked at the door, and a voice said—.
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