[Fairy Tales In Childhood Are Stepping Stones Throughout Life, Leading The Way Through Trouble And Trial. The Value Of Fairy Tales Lies Not In A Brief Literary Escape From Reality, But In The Gift Of Hope That Goodness Truly Is More Powerful Than Evil And That Even The Darkest Reality Can Lead To A Happily Ever After. Do Not Take That Gift Of Hope Lightly. It Has The Power To Conquer Despair In The Midst Of Sorrow, To Light The Darkness In The Valleys Of Life, To Whisper "One More Time" In The Face Of Failure. Hope Is What Gives Life To Dreams, Making The Fairy Tale The Reality.]

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