Rising from my lair, I was soon homeward bound, guided by the north-star and an oriental constellation.
And next Mariatta asked the Moon, and received the same answer as the north-star had given.
But the north-star answered: 'I would not tell thee even if I knew.
"Pole Star, Polaris," Middle English norþe sterre (late 14c.); cf. Middle Dutch noirdstern, German nordstern.
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