This short story is a Japanese fairy tale. I translated it myself... from German... which was itself translated from Japanese. I have included several short response questions in addition to the short story.
The story is about a man who dances with
It happens to the best of us. We need a day off because we’re sick, one of our children is sick, or we have a temporary duty elsewhere, or a field trip… really, there is any number of reasons we cannot be in the classroom on any given day.
The former Emperor of Korea had set up a secret police, which had to maintain peace and order in the city that should have prevented robberies and theft. But as so often happens, the crime did not end and the Emperor was quite annoyed. He sent for