The following story is loosely based off of the original fairy tale The Frog Prince by the Brothers Grimm:
Im sure youve heard the fairy tale The Frog Prince, sometime in your life, but you probably never heard the real story.
On her thirteenth birthday, Helen awoke to the sound of whispering outside her door. The girl clambered out of bed and opened the door to find no one there in the hall, but the sound had increased. The whispers stopped suddenly as she made her way down the stairs and walked toward the dining room. Without warning, the doors to the dining room burst open and loud shouts of Happy Birthday rang through the air. Helen laughed and embraced her family before sitting in the honorary birthday chair. Her parents gave her a small box wrapped in shimmering gold paper. Smiling, she opened the gift to find a beautiful golden ball engraved with swirls that connected to form her initials. After opening her gifts, the family ate th