The Frog Prince is a story of a bewitched frog who meets a self-focused princess. When the lovely princess loses her favorite golden ball, the frog appears and retrieves the ball from the deep water for a price. The princess betrays the frog and runs away. The steadfast frog follows her and insists upon his rightful payment. The bothersome frog is there as the princess learns the painful lessons of honesty, compassion, kindness, and friendship.