"The Fisherman and His Wife" is an old story that comes from the
British Isles, among many other places, and in many other forms.
(Notice how it's always something like "The Fisherman and his Wife"
instead of "The Wife and Her Fisherman"? There's no doubt that
sexism abounds in folklore.) It's a cautionary tale about greed and
keeping up with the Joneses, one of those stories about an
enchanted animal that grants wishes. Bet you've encountered one of
those at some time.
We get some very capable help this time around from Zephyr's friend
Cassia, making another appearance as guest performer. She's
visiting us from Massachusetts, spending five days with us at Fort
Wilderness, the Disney campground adjacent to Walt Disney World in
Orlando, FL. She and Zephyr are spending a day exploring each of
the four theme parks, and they give us a report on the two they've
hit so far-- namely, Animal Kingdom and Epcot. (Next on the agenda
are Magic Kingdom and Disney Hollywood Studios, formerly known as
And this podcast was recorded on National Appreciate a Dragon Day,
so if there's a friendly dragon in your neighborhood, give it a hug
Dennis (Narrator), Kimberly (Fish/Dragon), Zephyr (Husband) and
Nina Kimberly The Merciless