Di Dim, a local farmer, strolled down the winding dirt road, occasionally stumbling onto the thick bulky tree roots. With his machete in hand, he swung and chopped the low-hanging branches in a whimsical way while whistling.
He soon came upon a dark cave and from inside the cave heard a hissing sound that sounded like “Pssssst. Psssssst. Psssssst…” He looked around then bent down to look further into the cave and at that point, a white snake slithered out and said, “Hi there. My name is Sister Snake.
Sister snake cave
sister snake propostion
“I heard that you just lost your land and you are now a very poor man. I have always wanted to be a beautiful princess. If you use your magic to turn me into a beautiful princess I promise that I will marry you and you will become the Prince of Haiti and be a very wealthy man.”
the magic at midnight
Brother Di Dim went on his way and at midnight under the moonlight he made his magic. The next morning Sister Snake awoke and leaped with joy because she was now a beautiful princess. Her crown and shoes were made of diamonds and her dress was made of gold.
sister snake was then a princess
Soon after he found out through the woods that Princess snake had married the rich white man who took away Brother Di Dim’s land. Brother Di Dim became furious and decided to expose Princess Snake’s secret. On the day she was to marry, he turned her back into a white snake
all of the chaning at night
back to sister snake
Once the King of Haiti heard this, he thought that Brother Di Dim sounded like a powerful man who could bring him and his country many riches. He sought him out and made him a Prince, and he was soon married to a beautiful princess. Brother Di Dim is finally happy, now that he has become the Prince of Haiti.