By Robert Browning
The Pied Piper of Hamelin is the topic of a legend from town of Hamelin, decrease Saxony, Germany, within the heart a while. The earliest references describe a piper, wearing multicolored garments, who was once a rat-catcher employed by means of town to entice rats away together with his magic pipe. yet then the voters refuse to pay for this provider, and he retaliates by utilizing his instrument's magic energy on their young ones, best them away like he did with the rats. This model of the story is superbly illustrated through Kate Greenaway.
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