Tags:the lion and the mouse, androcles, lion, lions, mouse mice, the shepherd and the lion, aesops fables, aesop's fables, thorn in paw, nurse, waiting room, waiting rooms, doctors waiting room, doctor's waiting room, wuss, weakling, weaklings, cry baby, cry babies, predator, predators, prey, folk tale, folk tales, folklore
"I think they should appoint a special prosecutor to see how we got into this mess."
Tags:pied piper of hamelin, pied piper, folkstory, folk story, folklore, folk lore, special prosecutor, special prosecutors, fairtale, fairytales, fairy tale, fairy tales, fairy-tale, fairy-tales, special counsel, special counsels, independent prosecutor, independent prosecutors, independent counsel, independent counsels, political unrest, political scandal, political scandals, rat catcher, ratcatcher, rat-catcher, rat catchers, rat-catchers, special investigation, special inquiry, political inquiry
"We do pretty well when you stop to think that people are basically good."
"Salted nuts or chewing gum?"
Tags:greek, greece, ancient, history, historical, myth, myths, mythology, legend, legends, folklore, underworld, styx, river styx, hades, afterworld, hell, charon, kharon, ferrymen, ferryman, death, dead, life after death, ferry, ferries, boat, boats, ship, ships, cruise, cruises, journey, journeys, trip, trips, travelling, traveller, travellers, traveling, traveler, travelers, tourist, tourists, tourism, travel, voyage, voyages, air travel, sea travel, airline, airlines, salted nuts, nuts, mixed nuts, chewing gum, gum, bubblegum, snack, snacks, vendor, vendors, customer service, service, passenger, passengers, customer, customers, soul, souls
"You sold our cow for magical beanbags?"
Goldilocks and the Three Little Pigs
Grim Reaper rowing a boat full of dead souls to the afterlife; a tip jar sits on the side of the boat.
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"There are scones in the oven too, in case you're peckish."
Folk o' the Wee
Tags:fairy, fairies, fairytale, fairytales, fairy story, fairy stories, fairy tale, fairy tales, elf, elves, pixie, pixies, wee folk, mythical creature, mythical creatures, mythical being, mythical beings, sidhe, irish myth, irish myths, minion, minions, fairy court, fairy courts, sprite, sprites, folklore
"I liked the fee-fi-fo-fum part, but I found the rest of his speech racist and repellent."
"My God! There goes middle management."
Tags:business, businessman, businessmen, businesswoman, businesswomen, executive, executives, exec, execs, boss, bosses, manager, managers, management, middle management, quit, quitting, leaving, office, offices, office life, legend, legends, myth, myths, folklore, pied piper of hamelin, pied piper, fictional character, fictional characters, literature, fairytale, fairytales, fairy tale, fairy tales, following, leading
Chinese New Year
"I am the Lady of the Lake, and because thou hast defiled my crystal waters I must hence smite thee. That or penalize thee a stroke. Your call."
Tags:sport, sports, golf, golfer, golfers, golfing, water trap, water traps, water hazard, water hazards, hazard, hazards, water, pond, ponds, lake, lakes, golf course, golf courses, excalibur, king arthur, lady of the lake, camelot, arthurian, literature, myth, myths, legend, legends, folklore, nimue, sorceress, sorceresses, enchantress, enchantresses, magic, mystical, magical, penalty, penalties, punishments, death, penalty stroke, penalty strokes, threat, threats, threatening, stroke, strokes, score, scores
A vampire in a canoe.
"I've done all I can do."
Tags:sandman, magic sand, folkstory, folk story, folklore, mythical figure, mythical figures, mythical being, mythical beings, fairy tale, fairy tales, farytale, fairytales, fairy-tale, fairy-tales, bad dream, bad dreams, nightmare, nightmares, night horror, night horrors, good dream, good dreams, dream, dreams, dreaming, dreamer, dreamers
"Let's make the bill easy and just split it."
Tags:literature, myth, myths, legend, legends, folklore, book, books, king arthur, camelot, knights of the round table, round table, history, historical, medieval, knight, knights, restaurant, restaurants, dining out, eating out, meal, meals, food, eating, dining, order, orders, ordering, bill, bills, cheque, cheques, check, checks, splitting the bill, paying the bill, splitting the cheque, paying the cheque, paying the check, splitting the check, money, splitting, separate, dividing, division, divisions, sharing, king, kings, sovereign, sovereigns, ruler, rulers, monarch, monarchs, monarchy, royal, royalty
Despite some initial reservations, the knights were often grateful for Guinevere's presence at the Round Table.
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Apple shooting a person (à la William Tell)
Tags:william tell, hero, heros, heroes, folk heroes, folk hero, switzerland, swiss, german, legend, legends, bow, bows, arrow, arrows, crossbow, crossbows, archer, archers, archery, shooter, shooters, shooting, shoot, marksman, marksmen, apple, apples, role reversal, role-reversal, swapping roles, apple-shot, apple-shots, shooting an apple, folklore, revenge, human, humans, person, man, men
"If you need anything in the building, just call the super. This is the only known photo of him."
Tags:bigfoot, sasquatch, sasquatches, folklore, myth, myths, legend, legends, story, stories, unknown, mystery, mysteries, mysterious, super, supers, superintendent, superintendents, caretaker, caretakers, manager, managers, building manager, building managers, custodian, custodians, maintenance, photo, photos, photograph, photographs, rare, sighting, sightings, building, buildings, flat, flats, apartment, apartments, condo, condos, condominium, condominiums, disappear, disappearing, untraceable, impossible to reach, can't contact, property, properties, real estate
Hand holding a cellphone rises up from the pool of a fountain
Tags:fountain, fountains, water fountain, water fountains, pond, ponds, pool, pools, technology, phone, phones, cellphone, cellphones, cell phone, cell phones, cellular phone, cellular phones, mobile phone, mobile phones, smart phone, smart phones, smartphone, smartphones, excalibur, king arthur, lady of the lake, camelot, arthurian, literature, myth, myths, legend, legends, folklore, nimue, sorceress, sorceresses, enchantress, enchantresses, magic, street scene, street scenes, history, historical
"I'm writing a memoir. It's mostly recipes."
Tags:witch, witches, sorceress, sorceresses, cauldron, cauldrons, brew, brews, brewing, potion, potions, magic potion, magic potions, halloween, hallowe'en, all hallows eve, cooking, cook, cooks, chef, chefs, recipe, recipes, cookbook, cookbooks, book, books, writing, writer, writers, author, authors, memoir, memoirs, autobiography, autobiographies, publishing, life story, life stories, record, records, instruction, instructions, spellbook, spellbooks, spell book, spell books, food writer, food writers, literature, myth, myths, legend, legends, folklore
Pixieland- The Cabinet
"Whoever pulls it out becomes King of Britain, but Phil licked the handle, so..."
"Sorry about this, but I just ran out of sand."
Tags:bed, beds, bedtime, bedroom, bedrooms, sleeping, going to sleep, going to bed, sleep, sandman, sand, myth, myths, legend, legends, folklore, dream, dreams, dreaming, ran out, sorry, apology, apologies, apologizing, apologising, psychology, hammer, hammers, mallet, mallets, knock out, k.o., ko, knockout, unconscious
"Dragons were never out of style."