#TenderTuesday . . . The Garden of Paradise




“The Fairy of the Garden now advanced to meet them; her garments shone like the sun, and her face beamed like that of a mother rejoicing over her child…”

From HC Andersen, “The Garden of Paradise,” 1839.










Illustrated by Rie Cramer, 1915.
Text and image source: Edmund Dulac on Facebook

2 thoughts on “#TenderTuesday . . . The Garden of Paradise

  1. my children she said, this garden is for all, just make sure to pass it on to those who will tend to it, not those who want to tear it down, then they say the tears in her eyes, why are you crying they asked, I lost some flowers the other week, love the picture…

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