The Shepherd and the Fairy

El pastor y el hada

Le berger et la fée

The Shepherd and the Fairy

The Shepherd and the Fairy

The Shepherd and the Fairy

The Shepherd and the Fairy

Fairy Tale (fiction), 874 words, Level N (Grade 2)

The Shepherd and the Fairy is a rags-to-riches-to-rags Corsican fairy tale about a young man who wins the love of a magical fairy. The fairy makes him wealthy when he agrees to be her husband, but he succumbs to the temptation of wanting a better love and more worldly goods. In the end, he is left with nothing.