“Perhaps your name is Rumpelstiltskin?”
“The devil has told you that! the devil has told you that!” cried the little man, and in his anger he plunged his right foot so deep into the earth that his whole leg went in; and then in rage he pulled at his left leg so hard with both hands that he tore himself in two.
She’s been doing a bunch of these lately, and they’re all really evocative, but I think this one is my favorite.
Reposted from http://lies.tumblr.com/post/65668291905.