The Crimson Fairy Book, by Lang, Andrew
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- ISBN: 9781419158117 | 1419158112
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 6/30/2004
His work did not seem hard, for he had only two horses and a cow to see after, and though he had been hired for a year, the year consisted of but three days, so that it was not long before he received his wages. In payment the old man gave him a nut, and offered to keep him for another year; but Peter was home-sick; and, besides, he would rather have been paid ever so small a piece of money than a nut; for, thought he, nuts grow on every tree, and I can gather as many as I like.