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"Nonsense, look and see," the witch said, quickly grabbing Gretel by her hair. In a pinch, the witch flung Gretel into the oven and slammed the iron door shut. Gretel was in much agony as she looked out at the witch cackling in delight.

Who would have thought that Gretel went first in a tale called Hansel and Gretel? Expectations subverted.