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. Don’t get distracted on the way, the forest is dangerous and there is a wolf around.
“Yes Mum!” – Said Little Red Riding hhood.
Little Red Riding Hood walked happily to her grandmother’s house, but suddenly, a wolf appeared.
– Where are you going, Little Red Riding Hood?
– To my granny´s house, to give her these cakes.
The wolf convinced the girl to take a longer path while he took the short path, so he could arrive before her and eat her grandmother. Then he ate Little red Riding Hood.
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 lives.
Then he filled the wolf´s belly full 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 wouldn’t give to the child. Once she gave her a little riding hood of red velvet, which suited her so well that she never wore anything else; so she was always called ‘Little Red Riding Hood.’ Continue reading…