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The Teeny-Tiny Woman

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The teeny-tiny woman found a bone in the teeny-tiny graveyard.
The teeny-tiny woman found a bone in the teeny-tiny graveyard.
©2007 Publications International, Ltd.

Once upon a time there was a teeny-tiny woman. She lived all alone in a teeny-tiny house. Her teeny-tiny house sat on the teeny-tiny edge of a big swamp.

One day, the teeny-tiny woman decided to go for a teeny-tiny walk. She put on her teeny-tiny scarf and her teeny-tiny shawl. She went only a teeny-tiny way before she stopped at a teeny-tiny gate. The teeny-tiny woman walked into a teeny-tiny churchyard.

Inside the teeny-tiny churchyard was a teeny-tiny graveyard. The teeny-tiny graveyard had one teeny-tiny grave. And on top of it was a teeny-tiny bone. 

"This teeny-tiny bone will make me some teeny-tiny soup. I'll have that for my teeny-tiny supper," said the teeny-tiny woman.

She put the teeny-tiny bone into her teeny-tiny pocket and left the teeny-tiny graveyard. She walked the teeny-tiny way to her teeny-tiny house.

Now the teeny-tiny woman was a teeny-tiny bit tired. She didn't feel like making any teeny-tiny soup with the teeny-tiny bone. So the teeny-tiny woman put the

teeny-tiny bone into a teeny-tiny jar, and put it in her teeny-tiny cupboard.

"I think I'll go take a teeny-tiny nap," said the teeny-tiny woman.

She went to her teeny-tiny bedroom and crawled into her teeny-tiny bed. Soon the teeny-tiny woman was fast asleep.

The teeny-tiny woman put the bone away in her cupboard.
The teeny-tiny woman put the bone away in her cupboard.
2007 Publications International, Ltd.

But the teeny-tiny woman slept for just a teeny-tiny time. A teeny-tiny voice woke her when it called out from the teeny-tiny cupboard.

The teeny-tiny voice said, "Give me my bone!"

The teeny-tiny woman was a teeny-tiny bit scared. She pulled the teeny-tiny quilt up around her teeny-tiny eyeballs. The teeny-tiny voice calling from the teeny-tiny cupboard stopped.

But soon the teeny-tiny voice cried out from the teeny-tiny cupboard again. This time, the voice was a teeny-tiny bit louder.

"Give me my bone!" it said.

Now the teeny-tiny woman was a teeny-tiny bit more scared. She pulled the teeny-tiny blankets over her teeny-tiny head and tried to hide.

Soon the teeny-tiny voice called out yet again from the teeny-tiny cupboard. This time, the teeny-tiny voice was just a teeny-tiny bit louder.

The teeny-tiny voice said, "Give me my bone!"

The teeny-tiny woman was a teeny-tiny bit more scared than before. But this time, she didn't hide under her teeny-tiny covers. Instead, in her loudest, teeny-tiny voice, she said, "TAKE IT!"

Then the teeny-tiny woman went back to sleep. The teeny-tiny voice did not call out anymore.

The teeny-tiny woman slept soundly all night in her teeny-tiny bed. The next morning, the teeny-tiny woman looked in her teeny-tiny cupboard. The teeny-tiny jar and the teeny-tiny bone were gone.

Now the teeny-tiny woman was a teeny-tiny bit hungry again. After all, she had not made any teeny-tiny soup for her teeny-tiny supper.

The teeny-tiny woman went for another teeny-tiny walk. The teeny-tiny woman went back to the teeny-tiny graveyard. The teeny-tiny woman saw her teeny-tiny jar sitting on top of the teeny-tiny grave. The teeny-tiny jar was empty.

The teeny-tiny woman was just about to go back to her teeny-tiny house when she noticed something else.

"Well! What's this?" said the teeny-tiny woman. "Why, it's a teeny-tiny tooth!"

On her next visit, the teeny-tiny-woman found a jar.
On her next visit, the teeny-tiny-woman found a jar.
©2007 Publications International, Ltd.

She put the teeny-tiny tooth in her teeny-tiny jar. She took the teeny-tiny jar right back to her teeny-tiny house. And she put the teeny-tiny jar into her teeny-tiny cupboard.

Now the teeny-tiny woman was just a teeny-tiny bit tired again. She decided to take a teeny-tiny nap. The teeny-tiny woman was almost asleep when she heard a teeny-tiny voice.

"Give me my tooth!" said the teeny-tiny voice.

This time, the teeny-tiny woman knew just exactly what to do.

In her loudest, teeny-tiny voice, she said, "TAKE IT!"

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