The Pentamerone 4

Strap in for a long one, listeners. We hit some juicy folklore in these three stories. If we can’t find a use for a dragon cruising the streets of a town in a car powdered by by four golden elephants, what are we even doing here? The unbowdlerised story is very similar to the one…

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Pentamerone 3 addendum

I missed something on the way through “The Three Sisters” so here’s an extra comment. The part that struck me on a relisten is “This is not a fever that will yield to medicine and diet, much less are these ordinary wounds which require lint and oil; for the charm that was on the broken…

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