The Traveling Storyteller

The Princess and the Pea

King Chester and Queen Wilma throw a birthday ball for their son, Prince Webster on his twenty-first birthday. The real reason for the ball is to find a perfect princess to be Webster’s wife. The problem is, how will one know if the young lady is a true princess? Queen Wilma comes up with a novel idea. Place a pea under one-hundred blankets. A true princess will feel the pea under all of the blankets and be unable to sleep.