こんな話。 It's Christmas Eve and Marie has found a funny-looking nutcracker under the tree. Marie's godfather says this nutcracker once saved a beautiful princess from a horrible spell cast by the wicked Mouse Queen. But nutcracker is in danger -- the Mouse King seeks revenge !
冷静に考えれば、かなり阿鼻叫喚！ねずみ軍団が、部屋のお菓子を平らげる！ Ｐ６９ ”Ｉ have no idea how mice are getting into the parlor," she said. "They've eaten up all your candy,Marie." Indeed, the Mouse King had gobbled up all of Marie's sweets - except the marzipan.