BC: Two birds flew onto the shoulders of her sisters and pecked their eyes out as a punishment for their wickedness.
1: Once upon a time, there was a rich man and his wife and daughter. Their daughters name was Ella. They were happy.
2: One day, the mother grew ill and died.
3: Ella went to her grave every day and cried.
4: Later on the father brought a new wife into his home.
5: The new wife had two daughters who were beautiful, but wicked.
6: The sisters were wicked to Ella and made her clean all day.
7: When she was done cleaning she didn't have a bed to sleep in. She slept next to the hearth and cinders.Because she slept next to cinders, her wicked sisters called her Cinderella.
8: Her father one day was going to a fair. He asked each of his daughters what they wanted. One daughter said a dress. The other daughter asked for a jewls.
9: Cinderella asked for the first twig that brushed her fathers head on his way back. She planted the twig on her mothers grave and cried to make it grow.
10: It so happened that the king in the country was holding a festival for his son to choose a bride.
11: The wicked stepsisters were happy and made Cinderella comb their hair and dress them up
12: Cinderella begged and pleaded with her stepmother so much that her stepmother said she could go if she picked all the lentils out of the cinders in 2 hours.
13: Cinderella called all the birds and they helped her. She then went to her mother's grave and asked the tree for beautiful clothes. A bird in the tree through down a beautiful dress and slippers.
14: Cinderella went to the party. When she arrived her family did not recognize her and thought she was a foreign princess. | The Prince saw her and danced with her. When she wanted to leave, the Prince wanted to see who her father was.
15: The Prince was looking for his princess. He found her by making all the maidens in the land try on Cinderella's slipper. His sisters tried on the slipper as well, they cut off their heels and toes to make them fit. So the Prince dismissed them. He asked Cinderella to try on the slippers.She did/