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Chapter Two
The Legend of the Little Blue Fairies
Princess couldn’t sleep that night. The nest she
snuggled in with her parents was cozy and warm.
Her mother had built it herself and her father had
collected the feathers, seaweed and twigs. It was a
burrow dug into the sand not far from the beach.
Above her, the stars glowed soothingly as she rolled
over and fluffed the feathers again. But it was no
use. She couldn’t stop repeating the day in her
head. Would she ever swim fast enough to catch
her own fish? Would she ever swim fast enough
to escape a hungry sea lion? Princess sat up and