Looking for tales that include sorting-ie different grains, peas from pebbles, poppy seeds from dirt

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Looking for tales that include sorting-ie different grains, peas from pebbles, poppy seeds from dirt

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1ChristineIrving
Sep 27, 2019, 5:38am

Other than Cinderella, Psyche and Eros, and Vasilisa the Beautiful does anyone know of other tales where the heroine(or hero) must separate a mass of mixed up things of similar shape and size into separate categories? This is considered an impossible task and the protagonist is usually helped by a small animal of some kind to complete it. I've scoured the internet to no avail