Sir George Webbe Dasent (1817—1896) was a famous English translator of numerous folk tales, lots of literature works and mythological stories of different cultures. “Gudbrand on the Hillside” is a famous folk tale with a lot of variations in different cultures. The plot of the story describes a story about finding the good in whatever situation one finds oneself in. Themes of optimism, looking on the bright side, and marital happiness are attributed to this tale. Read it and understand that everything is done for better.