Are You Lost in the Wood?

“Have you lost your way, my dears?”  The hideous, hunchback, old hag whispered.  The children looked up, horrified by the woman’s deformed face. I am struck by the image of Hansel and Gretel, lost and terrified in the wood.  “God will not forsake us.” Hansel had promised his sister.  Upon reflection, this particular story is…

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