COPY: The Fisherman and His Wife Story

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What did the fisherman's wife request from the golden fish?

She requested a new bucket, followed by a new house, clothing, and eventually a palace.

What did the fisherman do when he caught the golden fish?

He let it go after it asked for a wish.

Why did the fisherman return to the sea?

To beg the golden fish to make his wife happy and become her servant.

What did the fisherman's wife request after the golden fish granted her a new bucket?

A new house

What serves as a reminder in the old man's story?

To be kind and appreciative when people are kind to us.

What did the fisherman's wife desire to become after she became rich?

The queen of the land and sea

What did the fisherman do when his wife sent him away after becoming rich?

He returned to the sea and begged the golden fish to make his wife happy and become her servant.

What was the fisherman's plea to the golden fish after it did not respond and swam away?

To make his wife happy and become her servant

Study Notes

  • This is a story about a kind old fisherman and his wife living in a small house.
  • The fisherman catches a golden fish and lets it go after it asks for a wish, leading his wife to ask for various material possessions.
  • The fisherman's wife requests a new bucket, which the fish grants, followed by a new house, clothing, and eventually a palace.
  • The fisherman's wife becomes rich and sends him away, desiring to be the queen of the land and sea.
  • The fisherman returns to the sea, begging the golden fish to make his wife happy and become her servant.
  • The fish does not respond and swims away, leaving the fisherman feeling sad and alone.
  • The old man's story serves as a reminder to be kind and appreciative when people are kind to us.

Read the classic tale of the fisherman who catches a golden fish and grants his wife's material wishes, only to end up alone and sad. This story serves as a reminder of kindness and appreciation.

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