king midas has a daughter named marigold. she is the only thing he adores as much as gold. king midas is greedy and the only thing he wants is to have more gold.
a stranger shows up at king midas's room while he was counting his gold. he grants king midas the golden touch and then leave. after that everything king midas touches turns into gold , including marigold.
the stranger shows up again and says that he should get into the river before the sun goes down if he wants to get rid of the golden touch. king midas plunges into the water and stops being greedy. after that the sand around that river shined like gold forever.