Antonio is an orphan. He grew up in an old hut in a village, doing all kinds of work for everyone around, to get by and earn his food.
One day he accepts a dare and agrees to work for an old woman. A woman living apart from the village and rumored to be a witch. All the peasants fear her, but Antonio agrees to help take care of her garden.
As a reward for his kind heart and the job he does, the old woman gives Antonio an unusual reward.
She gives him her Magic clogs.