Leif is a likeable fellow, but he never wants to listen to anyone, and he always has to do things his own way. So when his father warns him not to go work for the troll, that’s just what he does!
The troll seems nice enough, but the jobs he gives Leif are trickier than they seem. Leif can only succeed with the advice of a beautiful and mysterious maiden he discovers in the troll’s kitchen. But will he be wise enough to take her advice? And what will they do when the troll figures out he’s been fooled?A lively Norwegian folktale that goes to show that women know best!