Honestly though, I could careless. I embrace this childlike aspect of my personality because it makes the world a much more beautiful place. Every dew dropped flower, every fluttering butterfly, every shimmer of sunlight is a reminder of the wondrous magic of life.
Visiting the Tivoli gardens just makes me wish I could be a kid again and get lost in wonderland.
Here's the man himself, gazing over at Tivoli
Also, here's a link to Hans Christian Anderson's Fairytales if you want to read some of the original translations. I would suggest reading The Tinderbox, The Princess and the Pea, The Ugly Duckling, and The Nightingale just for starters. Then obviously there's The Little Mermaid and Thumbelina :)