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The Magic Mirror and the Queen

The queen fixed her make-up and then smiled at the mirror. “Magic mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all?”

A fuzzy face appeared in the mirror and her reflection disappeared. “My queen, you are fair, it is true, but Snow White is a thousand times more fair than you.”

The queen scowled and turned from the mirror, a dozen murderous plots already forming in her mind. And then she paused and turned around. “What do you mean when you say fair?”

The mirror narrowed its fuzzy eyes. “What, no rhyme?”

The queen shrugged. “Is it really necessary?”

“I guess not.” The mirror sighed. “There are so many meanings to the word fair. But I know that you meant beautiful, and really she is more beautiful than you at this point.”

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