The Tale of Rumpelstiltskin was always one that troubled me as a child. Really this poor girl has been kidnapped against her will because her FATHER is an ass and you can’t be nice to her and help her out? You have to make a bargain for her FIRST CHILD?
And what’s he going to do with the child anyway? I can’t even remember what the story says. In my mind, he’s going to eat it. WHAT A JERKWAD.
That’s why I decided that when faced when Rumpelstiltskin for ENCHANTMENT, I’d just weave straw into gold and make a dress. … Read more at the source.