Young Conradin keeps a sort of pet, a polecat which is hidden from the unpleasant aunt who is his guardian. He also sends prayers to an imaginary deity, Sredni Vashtar, that he be delivered from the aunt - and his prayers are answered.

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(story "Sredni Vashtar") (as Saki),
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Conradin (as Alexander Puttnam)
Judy Campbell ...
Aunt Augusta
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Mrs. Woolridge
Patty Hannock ...
Effie
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Ogden
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Dr. Russell
Alan Corduna ...
Mortimer
Shona Morris ...
Vera
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Young Conradin keeps a sort of pet, a polecat which is hidden from the unpleasant aunt who is his guardian. He also sends prayers to an imaginary deity, Sredni Vashtar, that he be delivered from the aunt - and his prayers are answered.

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Short | Fantasy

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Carmina Burana
Music by Carl Orff
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