This story is The Shirt-collar from
THE PINK FAIRY BOOK Edited by Andrew Lang
The story is of a Shirt-collar that is looking for love, but is refused by the garter and the scissors and even the hair-brush, because of his boastfullness. The moral of the story is dont do or say anything that you wouldn’t want everyone to find out about.
This fairy tale is Rated G
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