Friday, December 30, 2016

Fact of the Day: Mulan Sadness

The origin tale for Mulan ends on a very happy and noble note for the female hero in China. However a very notable later version had her returning home to a father who had long since died. She also is summoned to be a lover of the Khan. Instead she commits suicide. 

8 comments:

  1. Old stories often go through different variations!

    -Kati

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  2. Had to make it dark and dreary instead of cheery it seems

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  3. My kids just recently saw the Disney movie! It's one of my faves. That's sad if the latter story is true though:(

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  4. I've heard this version before and it was so sad. :( Mulan is my favorite Disney princess actually.

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  5. Oh wow this is interesting and sad but more realistic
    xx

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