Yeh-shen stepmother was jealous of yeh-shen so she made her do all the hard chores. the only friend yeh-shen had was a fish in her backyard in her pond.
yeh-shens stepmother cooked the fish in the backyard when yeh-shen saw that her friend was gone she started to cry. an old man came to her and said the fish bones were magical.
yeh-shen found her lost shoe and took it home. the king and his guards followed her to her house. the king made yeh-shen put on the golden then and she had both shoes on and she magically had a dress on and so the king married her.