A Story From: Germany
Read Time: ["6 to 10mins"]
For Ages: 8 to 10yrs., 12 to 14yrs.

Trapped inside a castle, the women present a risky and desperate plan. A legend children's story from Germany.
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The above story is retold by Elaine L. Lindy. ©2006.  All rights reserved.


The day the women walked out of the castle carrying their husbands is believed to have been December 21, 1140.

The American town of Winesberg, Ohio, was originally named after the German city of Weinsberg in the early 19th century. The spelling was changed to "Winesberg" in 1833.