Pericles takes the responsibility of Calypso to learn him swordsmanship, hunting and all the skills that a fighter needs to learn and practised. Calypso appears as a charming personality, skilled artist and a handsome young gallant.
The story revolves around a king who takes the Apollo's prophecies as a challenge to his powers. He does his best to change the boy's fate but at the end he has to admit that whatever is predestined for one, can not be changed.
It is another great tale from my grandma's collection of bedtime stories. It is the story of two girls with different temperaments. Saria is an innocent and well behaved girl,whereas, Maria is a rude and impolite. Saria's soft behavior gets her life long comfort and Maria,ultimately,gets punished.
It is a poetic version of a moral story by a Persian author, Abu-Muhammad Muslih al-Din bin Abdullah Sherazi, better known by his pen name, Saadi. The content tells that how in some situations, the lie is caused to save the lives, and the truth,sometimes,can not even win the hearts of its speakers.
This horror story is a real life observation of my uncle.He noticed certain paranormal happenings at a house where he stayed to attend the marriage ceremony of his first cousin.
It's a short horror story. It's all about how four friends stucked in a haunted house. They just wanted to leave but the shadows of horror and the terror of the night swallowed them away.
The short tale is one of the stories that i used to listen from my grandma. She had a collection of stories and i used to be very eager to visit my grandma's house.