Pinocho Essay

958 words - 4 pages

El maestro Cereza paseaba por el bosque buscando un buen tronco de pino para hacer una pata para su mesa. Encontró uno que le gustó y se lo llevó a casa. Cuando quiso dar el primer hachazo, el tronco empezó a llorar. El maestro Cereza se espantó mucho, se le cayó el tronco al suelo y se escondió detrás del sofá. A lo que el tronco se puso a reír.Cuando se le hubo pasado el susto, se quedó observando el tronco que reía y lloraba. Estuvo un rato dándole vueltas para saber qué hacer con él, hasta que pensó en su viejo amigo Geppeto, un magnífico carpintero que sabría hacer de él una marioneta fantástica.El maestro Cereza llevó el tronco a Geppeto, le explicó sus extraordinarias cualidades y le animó a hacer una marioneta con él. Entusiasmado, Geppeto se puso manos a la obra. Por la noche acabó y la marioneta, a la que Geppeto llamó Pinocho, llenaba todo el taller con sus risas y sus bailes. Pero también sus travesuras. Al ver que no se portaba muy bien, decidió que tenía que ir a la escuela.Al día siguiente Geppeto vendió su abrigo para poder comprar a Pinocho una libreta para que pudiese ir a la escuela. Ya camino de la escuela Pinocho se encontró a un grillo parlanchín, del que se hizo amigo.Poco antes de llegar, Pinocho se encontró con un gato y un zorro. El Gato y el Zorro le animaron a vender la libreta que tanto le había costado a Geppeto, puesto que conocían el monte de los Milagros, un sitio donde después de enterrar las monedas de oro que conseguirían al vender la libreta, crecerían árboles cargados de monedas, y eso haría muy feliz a Geppeto. El Grillo le dio sabios consejos: "No te dejes engañar, el dinero no crece de los árboles". Pero Pinocho no hizo caso. Vendió la libreta y consiguió cinco monedas de oro.De camino al monte de los Milagros, el Gato y el Zorro le convencieron para cenar un festín y dormir en un gran Hotel. El grillo parlanchín le insistía "No te dejes engañar, sólo quieren tu dinero". Pero Pinocho volvió a no hacer caso. Después de comer, se fueron a dormir. Por la mañana, el Gato y el Zorro ya se habían ido cuando Pinocho despertó. Tuvo que hacerse cargo de la cuenta y gastar una moneda de oro. De camino a casa, llorando, se encontró con un hada. Cuando el hada le preguntó por qué lloraba, Pinocho le dijo que había perdido una moneda de oro. Pero al decir tal mentira, puesto que no la había perdido, si no que la había malgastado, le empezó a crecer la nariz. Pinocho se espantó y lloró todavía más.El hada, que era buena le hizo prometer a Pinocho que sería...

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