If you spend much time with young kids, you're sure to encounter one question: "Can you tell me a story?"
For all except the most gifted storytellers among us, it can cause a moment of anxiety. "What story do I tell?" you ask yourself. You want to fill little heads with wholesome and encouraging ideas — damsels in distress and damagingly masculine heroes are all out of the question. But on the other hand, spinning a completely original tale on the spot is a pretty tall order.
This is one story that you might be able to tell kids is true just a few years from now: