The Nobel Prize winning author, Rabindranath Tagore, is famous all over the world for his novels, poems and songs, written in Bengali, but his shorter work is not so well-known. In this tale, Tagore tells us a story, just as a seven-year-old boy listens to his old grandmother telling it, about a princess who marries a child, looks after him and prepares him to be her husband and lover (1,800 words)
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