Jack’s mother said, “we have no food. go into town and sell our cow.”
So jack led their cow to town. On the way, he met an old man. The man asked, “will you sell me your cow?”
Jack said, “Yes! How much will you give me?”
The old man showed Jack five beans. “I will give you these magic beans. They will make you rich.”
Jack traded the cow for the beans. Then, he went back home.
Jack told his mother about the beans. But she was very angry. She said, “What have you done? Now, we have no cow and no money!”
Jack’s mother threw the beans out the window. “There are no such things as magic beans. These beans are useless!”
The next morning, Jack looked out his window. He could not believe his eyes! The beans had grown into a tall beanstalk!
Jack loved to climb, so he climbed the beanstalk. He climbed and climbed and climbed. Jack climbed until he came to a castle in the sky.
Jack knocked on the castle door. A tall woman let him in. Jack said, “I have come long way. I am hungry. Do you have anything to eat?” Continue reading “Classic Stories: Jack and the Beanstalk”