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  The Story of Snow White
As the crimson blood dripped upon the snow she longed for a child as white as snow, as red as blood, and as fl as ebony.
Believing they were Snow White's organs, she had them boiled in salt and ate them.
He saw Snow White laying still red as blood, white as snow, and fl as ebony, and promptly fell in love.
www.usc.edu /dept/finearts/snowwhite/site_files/snowwhite/NsnowStory.html   (1442 words)

  
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Once upon a time in the middle of winter, when the flakes of snow were falling like feathers from the sky, a queen sat at a window sewing, and the frame of the window was made of fl ebony.
And the red looked pretty upon the white snow, and she thought to herself, would that I had a child as white as snow, as red as blood, and as fl as the wood of the window-frame.
Soon after that she had a little daughter, who was as white as snow, and as red as blood, and her hair was as fl as ebony, and she was therefore called little snow-white.
www-2.cs.cmu.edu /~spok/grimmtmp/042.txt   (3082 words)

  
 Disney Films -- Snow White: Original Story (Disney Lies)
Soon afterwards a little daughter came to her, who was white as snow, had lips as rosy as blood, and whose hair was as fl as ebony, so the Queen asked the King to have the child's parents put to death so that she could come live in the castle.
Little Snow White was so hungry and thirsty that she took a little stale pizza from each of the seven plates, and drank a few drops of beer from each stein, for she did not wish to leave obvious evidence.
Little Snow White kept the hovel neat and clean for the dwarfs, who went off early in the morning to goof off and wander around the mountains "searching for gold," and who expected their meal to be standing ready for them when they returned at night.
www.disneylies.com /films/animated/snowwhite_story.shtml   (3696 words)

  
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Once upon a time in the middle of winter, when the flakes of snow were falling like feathers from the sky, a queen sat at a window sewing, and the frame of the window was made of fl ebony.
And the red looked pretty upon the white snow, and she thought to herself, would that I had a child as white as snow, as red as blood, and as fl as the wood of the window-frame.
Soon after that she had a little daughter, who was as white as snow, and as red as blood, and her hair was as fl as ebony, and she was therefore called little snow-white.
www.cs.cmu.edu /~spok/grimmtmp/042.txt   (3082 words)

  
 Snow White - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Snow White, (in German, Schneewittchen) is the title character of a well known fairy tale known from many places in Europe, the most known version being the one collected by the Brothers Grimm.
Tanith Lee's novel White as Snow is a dark, very adult retelling of the tale (woven into a reworking of the Demeter/Persephone myth), as is her short story "Red as Blood" (published in her story collection of the same title), and Neil Gaiman's short story "Snow, Glass, Apples" (published in Smoke and Mirrors).
Snow White was also reference in the song Waiting for the magic from Ace of Base in their debut album, Happy Nation, (the US verison of the album was titled the Sign).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Snow_White   (2320 words)

  
 Snow White @ Girl-Doll Fashion Gossip
When she learned that Snow White had grown to be the most beautiful in the land, the evil queen was furious.
Snow White tries to be good and keep the peddler/stepmother out, but is drawn in by the beautiful comb.
Snow White, who is obviously not the sharpest mind around, agrees to share the apple with the old woman.
www.thedollpalace.com /dollnews/Snow-White-aid4112.html   (1104 words)

  
 CNN.com - Snow takes White House job - Apr 26, 2006
Snow, 50, was a weekend news anchor and political analyst for the Fox News Channel, which he joined in 1996.
The GOP sources said that before agreeing to take the post Snow had sought and received assurances from Bolten and other senior White House officials that he would be an active participant in major policy debates and would have a significant say in hiring in the press and communications operations.
Snow was diagnosed with colon cancer in February 2005 and had been awaiting medical clearance before making a final decision.
www.cnn.com /2006/POLITICS/04/25/snow/index.html   (507 words)

  
 The Dreaming: Snow, Glass, Apples
Winter is the time of hunger, of snow, and of death; and it is the time of the midwinter feast, when we rub the goose-fat into the skin of a whole pig, stuffed with that autumn's apples, then we roast it or spit it, and we prepare to feast upon the crackling.
She was thirteen years of age, my stepdaughter, and nothing marred the perfect whiteness of her skin save for the livid scar on her left breast, where her heart had been cut from her long since.
The snow was falling as they carried me -- two men at each hand, two men at each leg -- utterly exposed, and spread-eagled and cold, through the midwinter crowds; and brought me to this kiln.
www.holycow.com /dreaming/stories/snow.html   (4701 words)

  
 Snow White
Snow White's step-mother, the Queen, was jealous of Snow White's beauty and decided to send her off to boarding school.
As the Queen bent down to hug Snow White, Snow White quickly snatched the Queen's glasses off her face -- because she knew that without her glasses the Queen could not see who was the fairest in the land.
Snow White was the king's daughter, but Snow White was a bit of a tomboy and had to practice being elegant.
www.caninehorizons.com /Snow_White.html   (339 words)

  
 Snow, Glass, Apples: The Story of Snow White by Terri Windling: Summer 2007, Journal of Mythic Arts, Endicott Studio
Variants of Snow White were popular around the world long before the Grimms claimed it for Germany, but their version of the story (along with Walt Disney's) is the one that most people know today.
In this second Snow White variant, a lovely young girl is persuaded to introduce her teacher to her widowed father.
"Would that I had a child," she sighs, "as white as snow, as red as blood, and as fl as the wood of the window–frame." Her wish is granted, but the gentle queen expires as soon as her baby is born.
www.endicott-studio.com /rdrm/forsga.html   (2041 words)

  
 Snow White: A Who2 Profile
Snow White is a character from "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" (originally "Schneewittchen" or "Schneeweissen"), one of the folk tales collected and published by The Brothers Grimm in the early 19th century.
The vain queen learns from a magic mirror that little Snow White outranks her as the "fairest in the land." The queen orders her huntsman to kill Snow White in the woods and return with the girl's liver and lungs (in later versions, her heart).
But Snow White isn't quite dead and the dwarfs stick her in a glass coffin and hold a constant vigil...for years, apparently: when she is resurrected by a handsome prince she is old enough to marry him.
www.who2.com /snowwhite.html   (310 words)

  
 Howstuffworks "Why is snow white?"
Snow is a whole bunch of individual ice crystals arranged together.
When a light photon enters a layer of snow, it goes through an ice crystal on the top, which changes its direction slightly and sends it on to a new ice crystal, which does the same thing.
The "color" of all the frequencies in the visible spectrum combined in equal measure is white, so this is the color we see in snow, while it's not the color we see in the individual ice crystals that form snow.
science.howstuffworks.com /question524.htm   (687 words)

  
 The Story of Snow White
Snow White was now all alone in the great forest, and she did not know what to do.
Because she was so hungry Snow White ate a few vegetables and a little bread from each little plate and from each cup she drank a bit of milk.
Snow White longed for the beautiful apple, and when she saw that the peddler woman was eating part of it she could no longer resist, and she stuck her hand out and took the poisoned half.
www.dltk-teach.com /rhymes/snowwhite/story.htm   (1828 words)

  
 Q & A
The snow near the ground in deeper snowpacks however is warmer because it is close to the warm ground.
Snow forecasts are better than they used to be and they continue to improve, but snow forecasting remains one of the more difficult challenges for meteorologists.
Because the snow layer is mostly empty air space, when you step on a layer of snow you compress that layer—a little or a lot, depending on how old the snow is. As the snow compresses, the ice grains rub against each other.
nsidc.org /snow/faq.html   (2096 words)

  
 Snow White
Little Snow White was so hungry and thirsty that she ate some vegetables and bread from each plate and drank a drop of wine out of each mug, for she did not wish to take all from one only.
Snow White longed for the fine apple, and when she saw that the woman ate part of it she could resist no longer, and stretched out her hand and took the poisonous half.
And now Snow White lay a long, long time in the coffin, and she did not change, but looked as if she were asleep, for she was as white as snow, as red as blood, and her hair was as fl as ebony.
www.fln.vcu.edu /grimm/schneeeng.html   (3046 words)

  
 SurLaLune Fairy Tales: Annotations for Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
In a third story the only variation is that the Queen drives with Snow- white into the forest, and asks her to gather a nosegay of the beautiful roses there, and while she is doing it, drives away and leaves her alone.
White as snow, as red as blood, and as fl as the wood: The three colours, white, red and fl represent the three aspects of the Triple Goddess: maiden/mother/crone.
Snow white learns about the work ethic and is socialised into woman's domestic role, but the question of her womanhood, her sexual desirability as a woman, which was raised by her mother's mirror, has been put aside for a time.
www.surlalunefairytales.com /sevendwarfs/notes.html   (2866 words)

  
 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Snow White was all alone in the forest.
Snow White slept fitfully, wakening from time to time with a start and staring into the darkness round her.
But her hopes were dashed, for the mirror replied: "The loveliest in the land is still Snow White, who lives in the seven dwarfs' cottage, down in the forest." The stepmother was beside herself with rage.
www.ivyjoy.com /fables/snowwhite.html   (1199 words)

  
 The Shadow of the Bear: Snow White and Rose Red Retold
The ending states that Snow White marries the prince, and that Rose Red marries his brother, who has never been mentioned as either a second guard of the royal treasures or as a partner in the bear-prince's enchantment.
Snow White pretends to agree to deliver the bear and the treasure into his hands, and the dwarf goes home with them.
Miller's version is that Snow White, in rescuing the dwarf from the fish, is made an effective accomplice in the prince's captivity - in other words, if she hadn't rescued him, perhaps the fish would have drowned the dwarf and broken the enchantment.
www.snowwhiteandrosered.com /shadowofthebear/questions.cfm   (7735 words)

  
 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) - A Hollywood Jesus Movie Review
There is a definite similarity between the Witch/Queen tempting Snow White to "taste the magic wishing apple in order for all her dreams to come true", and Satan tempting Eve to eat the forbidden fruit in order to be her own god.
The wicked queen is one of the most vicious villains ever to grace the silver screen; she is the devil incarnate, symbolizing through the story many of his exact tactics, as well as giving an overview of his work and eventual defeat.
When Snow White dies, he is absolutely devastated, to the point where he turns his back on the other dwarfs to sob (still hiding his feelings from them and being true to his character.) At Snow White's resurrection, he rejoices as a changed dwarf.
www.hollywoodjesus.com /disney_snow_white.htm   (2368 words)

  
 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937 film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Snow White, which spent three years in production, was the end result of Walt Disney's plan to improve the production quality of his studio's output, and also to find a source of income other than short subjects.
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs premiered at the Carthay Circle Theater on December 21st, 1937 to a widely receptive audience (many of whom were the same naysayers who dubbed the film "Disney's Folly"), who gave the film a standing ovation at its completion.
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was first re-released in 1944, in order to raise revenue for the Disney studio during the World War II period.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Snow_White_and_the_Seven_Dwarfs_(1937_film)   (2198 words)

  
 Snow White
Snow White's wicked step mother is outraged when the magic mirror on the wall tells her that Snow White and not she, is 'the fairest of them all'.
Snow White is still a trusting soul and takes a bite of an apple offered by an old woman.
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www.squidoo.com /snowwhite   (1208 words)

  
 Snow White Tiger,Snow White Tigers in Forests,Snow White Tigers in Indian Forests
Artistically "snow white tiger" has been used in reference to the coat pattern of the white Bengal tiger.
A snow white tiger is able to kill a full grown adult bull gaur, and yet can be killed by a wild boar and wild dogs.
The first white tiger to be captured was not, as is often claimed, the famed Mohan.
www.indiantiger.org /white-tigers/snow-white-tiger.html   (910 words)

  
 Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937) is the first full-length animated feature (83 minutes in length) in color and with sound, one of Disney's greatest films, and a pioneering classic tale in film history.
Snow White, dressed in rags, but cheerful despite her misfortune at the hands of a mean and hateful stepmother, scrubs the steps next to the garden.
Snow White's rags cannot conceal her blossoming beauty - rose-red lips, slight rouge on her cheeks, skin as white as snow, and ebony hair.
www.filmsite.org /snow.html   (1792 words)

  
 Snow White - BPAL Madness!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Snow White is crystalline, with a buttery, melting white floral at its core.
Not snow that's been on the ground for an hour or two and certainly not snow that's gone slushy and brown.
This is newly fallen snow with flakes in the air, fairy tale perfect snow that's pure glistening white and holds the promise of an ice queen who'll give you marzipan.
www.bpal.org /index.php?showtopic=36   (1965 words)

  
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"Snow White is fairest in the land," it said.
Charles Perrault did not include Snow White in his collection of stories, so the Grimms' version is the only one we have.
The stepmother does not die while trying to kill the dwarves; she is found out as the guilty party when Snow White marries the prince, and the stepmother is put to death by the prince.
www.mouseplanet.com /fairytales/ft010622.htm   (1478 words)

  
 Little Snow-White. Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm. 1909-14. Household Tales. The Harvard Classics
upon a time in the middle of winter, when the flakes of snow were falling like feathers from the sky, a queen sat at a window sewing, and the frame of the window was made of fl ebony.
And whilst she was sewing and looking out of the window at the snow, she pricked her finger with the needle, and three drops of blood fell upon the snow.
There was a table on which was a white cover, and seven little plates, and on each plate a little spoon; moreover, there were seven little knives and forks, and seven little mugs.
www.bartleby.com /17/2/25.html   (2726 words)

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