The story of Cinderella follows young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. Cinderella knows that kindness is magic that can transform the world, so she is warm and sincere with everyone she meets. Whether it’s the smallest mouse or the King himself, she treats everyone with equal respect. She believes in herself and is determined to overcome the adversity she faces. Despite her circumstances, Cinderella finds the courage to be kind, because she knows that kindness conquers all.
Cinderella is a pretty girl. She’s got blue eyes and blonde, curly hair. She’s always happy. She likes singing and playing with her pet cat and the mice in the kitchen. She lives in a big house with her two sisters. Her sisters are very ugly! They’ve got big noses and big, ugly feet! They don’t like Cinderella, and she has to do all the work in the house.
They throw their clothes on the floor. ‘Pick up our clothes!’ they say.
They shout at Cinderella.
‘Clean the kitchen!’
‘Wash the clothes!’
‘Cook the dinner!’ One day Cinderella is in the kitchen. She’s washing the plates. The sun is shining and Cinderella is happy. She’s looking out of the window and singing with the birds. Blackie, her cat, is playing with his friends, the little mice. Goldie is Cinderella’s goldfish. He’s swimming in his bowl and listening to the birds singing. ‘Cinderella! Cinderella!’ say her sisters. ‘Come here! Quickly!’ Cinderella runs upstairs into the living room.
‘Here I am!’ she says.
‘Look at this. We’ve got an invitation from the king. An invitation to the ball at the Palace!’
‘An invitation to the ball!’ says Cinderella. ‘That’s wonderful.’
‘Yes!’ say the sisters. ‘We can wear beautiful dresses and we can dance with Prince Charming!’ ‘Can I come to the ball?’ says Cinderella.
‘You?’ say the sisters. ‘Come to the ball? No. You can’t come to the ball. You haven’t got a dress!’ On the day of the ball Cinderella is very busy.
The ugly sisters want Cinderella to do everything.
‘Cinderella! Come here and help me with my dress.’ ‘Cinderella! Come here and help me with my hair.’
‘Cinderella! Go and find my blue shoes.’ ‘Cinderella! Go and find my yellow bag.”Cinderella! Where’s my necklace?’Cinderella. Where’s my ring? Cinderella. Quickly, quickly. It’s time to go. Cry Cinderella says Blackie I want to go to the zoo, says Cinderella. You can go to the bowl says a beautiful woman who you say Cinderella I’m your fairy godmother. Since the beautiful woman Cinderella, go into the garden and find a nice big pumpkin. Says the fairy godmother. Come here, Blackie. Let’s put Goldie here on the floor. And who? Yes, six little white mice. Perfect. Says the fairy godmother. The Fairy Godmother waves her magic wand and says Ah, Abracadabra. The pumpkin is now a beautiful coach. Goldie is now a footman. Blackie is now a coachman and the six white mice are now six beautiful white horses. The Fairy Godmother waves her once again. Cinderella’s Old gray dress is now a wonderful new dress. And on her feet, there are pretty class shoes. Now you can go to the bowl Cinderella says the fairy godmother but you must be home before midnight. At the palace, there are a lot of people there in the ballroom talking and laughing and dancing. Everyone is happy. The king and queen are enjoying the ball. Who is that beautiful princess? says one of the ugly sisters. I don’t know, says the other ugly sister. Look, Prince Charming is dancing with her. Prince Charming like Cinderella and the dance and dance dumbs all evening. dum dum. Cinderella looks at the clock. It’s midnight. I’m usko she says Cinderella runs out of the ballroom and down the steps. Prince Charming runs out of the ballroom Don’t go. He says please come here. But Cinderella isn’t there. It’s midnight. And she’s running home. What’s this? Says Prince Charming. He looks on the steps and sees Cinderella’s glass shoe. I can go to every house in the town. He says I can ask every girl in the town to put on this shoe. I can find the beautiful print says Prince Charming is here. Prince Charming is here. See the ugly sisters? Go away. Go into the kitchen Cinderella. The glass shoe isn’t yours. You can’t see Prince Charming. Quickly, quickly quickly. Go go go. The Ugly sisters put on the glass shoe. They have very big, ugly feet and the shoe is very small. Cinderella opens the door can I put on the shoe? She says go see the ugly sisters. No wait, says Prince Charming. Come here and put on the shoe Cinderella put On the shoe. The shoe is yours, says Prince Charming. You are the beautiful princess. I’m not a princess. I’m Cinderella. She says, but the shoe is mine. Prince Charming and Cinderella have a beautiful wedding in the garden at the palace. All the people from the town come to the wedding. It’s a beautiful sunny day. And prince charming and Cinderella are very happy. Can we be friends now? Says Cinderella to her ugly sisters. You are a good kind girl Cinderella. They say we want to be your friends. Good, says Cinderella and the live happily ever after.