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The motif Funeral in HCA : The Red Shoes (1845)
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The motif Funeral in HCA : The Red Shoes (1845)

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The motif Funeral is a part of: Ritual

See also Grave

Keywords:

Death, ceremony, earth

Example :

The first time Karen wore her new red shoes was on the very day when her mother was buried. Of course, they were not right for mourning, but they were all she had, so she put them on and walked barelegged after the plain wicker coffin.

Just then a large old carriage came by, with a large old lady inside it. She looked at the little girl and took pity upon her. And she went to the parson and said: "Give the little girl to me, and I shall take good care of her."

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