Once upon a time there was woodsman’s daughter who fell in love with a prince. But the king wanted the prince to marry a noblewoman, not a commoner, so he forbade his son to see her ever again.
The lovers did not adhere to his royal decree and eloped into the night. When the king found out about the treason, he ordered his finest soldiers to return the prince and kill the woodsman’s daughter.
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