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Once there was a musician, who's talent was greater then he knew. Indeed it was magical, and changed the world about him with out his consent.
A tree would turn into a house, as house into a tree. A mouse into a man, and a man into a mouse. Needless to say, the musician and his lire were not welcome in the society of man, and were chased out of any town or village he played in.
The musician at length fled into the forests, resigning to be a woods man and play for no one but himself for the rest of his days.
One day as the musician set about the deeper parts of the forest to play his lire, he felt something staring at him. Looking about for what it was he soon found a rabbit, a snow hare, sitting oddly by a stump looking as though it were maimed. The musician thought it strange that an animal would be so close, but perhaps the hare had simply stopped to rest as it did look maimed. So he began to play, lovely notes that made the trees dance for a while and the passing birds sing in a voi