Pixies are generally better than fairies, for they take a great interest in the doings of their human neighbors, and when they see things going wrong, are very likely to interfere and set matters right. Two energetic pixies lived near a certain village, and were much grieved to find that the majority of the people overrated themselves. So they decided to straighten things out. Did you ever see a Pixies' Truth Machine? It is a wonderful invention, and any person who goes in one end of it comes out the other, not as he seems to be, but as her really is. So these pixies decided to test the contrivance, and place the villagers where they really belonged. A notice posted on the village square caused great curiosity. There was no trouble in securing customers, for the privilege of trying the contrivance was free. And a free show always does a big business. The pixies put the villagers through the machine, and revealed them in their true colors. Then, being kind-hearted pixies, they restored...
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