The Snake And The Mirror

Question 9
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1.Which country or countries do you think “the Northland” refers to?

Solution
1. “The Northland” could refer to any extremely cold country in the Earth's north polar region, such as Greenland, the northern regions of Russia, Canada, Norway etc.
Question 10
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 What did Saint Peter ask the old lady for? What was the lady’s reaction?

Solution
Saint Peter asked the old lady for one of her baked cakes to satisfy his hunger. The lady tried to bake a small cake for the saint.
Question 11
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How did he punish her?

Solution
He punished the lady by changing her into a woodpecker that built “as birds do” and gathered scanty food by boring in the “hard, dry wood” all day long.
Question 12
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How does the woodpecker get her food?

Solution
The woodpecker gets her food by boring holes into trees.

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