The Grimm Brothers take on the story, "Aschenputtel," which came out in Germany in 1812, featured a wishing tree that grows on her mothers grave in place of a fairy godmother
and set forth a much darker tone.
If, that is, a fairy godmother
can come in the form of the young, dynamic proprietor of a vegetarian Jewish deli food truck called Shhmaltz.
CHRISTMAS has arrived early in one North Wales village, thanks to the combined efforts of S4C and local lad turned showbiz impresario Stifyn Parri - who has turned into a Fairy Godmother
to get a most unusual panto underway.
When seventeen-year-old Tansy Miller is arrested for vandalizing public buildings-a crime actually committed by her bad-boy boyfriend and his friends-she is assigned a fairy godmother
because she is "78 percent pathetic.
The mother-of-eight dressed up as a Fairy Godmother
and hit Dublin's St Stephen's Green Shopping Centre to launch the Fairy and Make A Wish Christmas Campaign.
It tells the story of a 12-year-old girl, Birdie, who discovers that she's part of a fairy godmother
lineage and encounters much adventure in the mystical land of Aventurine with her sidekick, Kerka.
Villagers were amazed to see Santa with his cute Little Helper, elves, fairies, clowns, snowmen and a Fairy Godmother
on horseback trotting around the village in the winter sunshine
I probably won't be wearing a costume that you would normally see on a Fairy Godmother
As a nuclear apocalypse edges ever closer, could we be rescued not by a fairy godmother
but by British Summer Time instead.
Viktor Barykin's Storyteller conveyed subdued passion, taking the place of a Fairy Godmother
A fairy godmother
with red fringes on her gloves, a pair of diamond spurs.
There's no most common anything for a fairy godmother
Obviously, that isn't possible unless you're a fairy godmother
Of course, mice, a pumpkin and magic slippers come into play with the help of a Fairy Godmother
(Patty Morris), and everything comes to an enchanted end with the stepsisters learning a thing or two about greed, footwear and true love.
And you don't need a fairy godmother
to make all your romantic dreams come true; just the courage of your convictions, and a firm faith in yourself.