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The witch lunged for Hansel, unable to resist her hunger for children. Hansel fell over on the ground with the witch on top of him as Gretel looked around for what to do. She saw the roaring fireplace and tried to pull out the fire poker to stab the witch with. While doing so, she knocked some wood out of the fireplace and the carpet started to light up. Gretel ran over and stabbed the witch right in the eye with the poker and the witch went stumbling back over the table. While this ordeal was happening, the house quickly caught on fire. Flames covered the windows and the door handle was too hot to grab.

The witch wanted them in the oven. They would have pushed her in the oven. This time, they are all in the oven.