The Little Match Girl The Little Match Girl
By Hans Christian Andersen ReadOasis Step 2 (Part 3) She looked at the candles. They were shining like stars in heaven. Then one of... The Little Match Girl

By Hans Christian Andersen
ReadOasis Step 2
(Part 3)

She looked at the candles. They were shining like stars in heaven. Then one of them fell, its light streaming behind it like a long, burning tail. "Someone is dying," said the little girl softly to herself. She had heard this from her grandmother, who had died not long before. Grandmother was the only person who had ever been kind to her. And she had said, “When a star falls, an eternal, human spirit goes to be with God who gives life.”

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