The gnome children have been busy all week getting ready for Halloween. Their normal garb is usually dull woodland colors so it is very exciting to be dressed in colorful and unusual costumes.
Malena wanted to be a witch. She thought painting her face green and running around cackling would be great fun. Although her mother said she was being naughty, she thought it was ever so much fun scaring her little brother.
Dag wanted to be a clown. Although gnomes take their jobs very seriously, they also enjoy a hearty chuckle. Whenever possible, Dag likes to make his friends laugh. His father told him this was a very good quality indeed. This Halloween he wanted to make all his friends laugh!
Tabitta likes nothing better then writing stories about dragons and castles. She has never seen either, but she hopes she will some day. In the meantime, she likes to pretend she is a princess, trapped in a tall tower, waiting for a brave prince to come save her. She was rather disappointed Dag did not dress up like a prince.