Why the Bananas Belong to the Monkey (Fairy Tales from Brazil, 1917) by Elsie Spicer Eells

Perhaps you do not know it, but the monkeys think that all the bananas belong to them. When Brazilian children eat bananas they say, “I am a monkey.” I once knew a little boy in Brazil who was very, very fond of bananas. He always said, “I am very much of a monkey.” If you are fond … Continue reading Why the Bananas Belong to the Monkey (Fairy Tales from Brazil, 1917) by Elsie Spicer Eells