A summary of one of the most famous short stories in the world, Little red riding hood. Next, the original short story.
SUMMARY OF LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD
Once upon a time, there was a little girl called Little red riding hood. One day, her mother said: “Little red riding hood, take this basket full of cakes to your grandmother, she is ill, and don´t get distracted on the way, the forest is dangerous and there is a wolf around.
“Yes Mum!” – Said Little red riding hood.
Little red riding hood was walking happy to her grandmother’s house, when, suddenly, the wolf appeared.
- Where are you going, little red riding hood?
- To my granny´s house, to give her these cakes.
The wolf convinced little red riding hood to take a longer path while he was walking on the short path, so he could arrive before and eat Little red riding hood and her grandmother.
Later, after eating them, the wolf fell asleep beside the river. Suddenly, a woodcutter saw him and took the little girl and her granny out of the wolf´s stomach and saved their lifes.
Then they filled the wolf´s belly of big stones and threw him into the river.
LITTLE RED RIDING HOOD, ORIGINAL SHORT STORY, BROTHERS GRIMM (1812)
Once upon a time there was a dear little girl who was loved by everyone who looked at her, but most of all by her grandmother, and there was nothing that she would not have given to the child. Once she gave her a little riding hood of red velvet, which suited her so well that she would never wear anything else; so she was always called ‘Little Red Riding Hood.’ Continue reading…