"The Little Mermaid" is a fairy tale written by the Danish author Hans Christian Andersen. It tells the story of a young mermaid who falls in love with a human prince and makes a deal with a sea witch to become human herself. However, in exchange for her legs, the mermaid must give up her voice and endure great pain.
The prince, who is unaware of her sacrifice, falls in love with another woman, and the mermaid ultimately chooses to sacrifice herself for his happiness. The story explores themes of love, sacrifice, and the human desire for immortality.
This month's story can be read online here.
In This Month's Club:
Progress Keepers: Mermaid, Seashell, Sea Creature, Mermaid Star
Stitch Markers: Magical Mermaid Mix featuring soft purples, blues, and pinks.