The Question and Answer section for The Storyteller is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
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The story presents a certain moral fascination to the children.The man invents a story that begins like the previous one. He tells the children about a girl named Bertha who is so "horribly good" that she even has three medals for that. One day...
I think that Bertha's medals represent her vanity which gives her away to the wolf.