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The princess and the dragon


A horrible monster has locked the princess up in a tower. Can anybody rescue her?

Story by Carolyne Ardron | Animation by Cambridge English Online

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MissSnowboardingFlute's picture

This story is very good. The princess shouting '' HELP ME'' is very funny!! :-)

PrincessFlameRainbow's picture

nice story. the dragon was funny and happy

PrinceStylishFootball's picture

i like that dragon.

LadyRadioPlanet's picture

This is the best princess story ever

YellowSupermarketViolin's picture

I like this story.It is nice.

PrincessCaveHill's picture

i likes to read princess stories very much & its very good story :)

BluePlantNever's picture

very very very nice story.I like this story.because this is a story about princess and dragon

SkiingBaseballBull's picture

So bored

KindGem9000's picture

is great story for me :P

TurquoiseBirdBubble's picture

This kind of story is fiction, and yeah, I liked it!