A Fairy or a Mouse ??

Who took care of your fallen tooth when you were little?  For my kids born in the US, it was the Tooth Fairy.  I grew up in France: it was a mouse that came at night and grabbed the tooth from under my pillow…  Now I don’t remember if she left anything…  Better ask my sister!

Do my kids know this ?  I doubt…  May be I should tell them…

How was YOUR tradition ?  Another creature ?  Tell us ?

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3 thoughts on “A Fairy or a Mouse ??

  1. That is odd I never recall any scurrying mice, although I do remember the escaped hamster that woke everyone up.

  2. We had a fée des dents (tooth fairy)… There’s a nice piece of music by fiddler André Brunet that has this as its title:

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