Here's the third part of the article. Sorry for long delay! Writing needs mood. (-_-) I'll discuss about the spirited characters of Liana, Eden, Thumbelina, Corinne, and Merliah. Really, Barbie heroines get more spirited hereafter.
Strength: brave, caring, optimistic, clever, never gives up, contented The two best friends Liana and Alexa live happily together as flower gardeners. Though having a hard life and little money, Liana doesn't complain. She smilingly prepares her "bread and jam" meal, and generously gives her share to the poor peddler. She always hopes for a better...
From the earliest movies, Mattel has used repeated names for their characters. But recently almost all names from 12 Dancing Princesses are used! Even Blair, the main character of Princess Charm School, uses 12 Dancing Princesses' Blair's name!
1. Prince Eric (Nutcracker) vs. Eric (Magic of Pegasus)
2. Princess Melody (Rapunzel) vs. Melody (Diamond Castle)
3. Marie (Swan Lake) vs. Aunt Marie (Christmas Carol)
4. Queen Genevieve (Princess and the Pauper) vs. Princess Genevieve (12 Dancing Princesses)
5. Queen Rayla (Magic of Pegasus) vs. Rayla (Mariposa)