Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) is a famous Danish writer, well-known for his fairy tales like "The Ugly Duckling", "The Snow Queen", "The Little Mermaid", "The Emperor's New Clothes" etc. Andersen was neither married nor had children, but still his stories are popular and appreciated by kids. However he said that his tales were not only written for children, but also for adults.
In "Delaying Is Not Forgetting" story Andersen shows us that nothing that happens in our lives can be forgotten and even after a long time may influence on us. Good deeds will bring you good and bad deeds won't bring you happiness. Read the stories of a mistress of the castle, who was robbed, and a poor lady, whose heart was broken, and get to know how their actions influenced on their lives.