marycatelli (marycatelli) wrote,

putting the story together

Retelling a fairy tale type....

Ripping off from a French tale that the villain is a devil, and even his daughter's name.

But refreshing my memory about the details made me discontent with the devil's impossible tasks. Fortunately there are some German, Russian, a nd Norwegian tales I can rip off. Much easier when it's a common type, to shift motifs.

Think she will still change them rather than throw down obstacles when he gives chase.
Tags: fairy tales (retelling), heroes and villains

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