"Look at this trash, isn't it neat? Wouldn't you think my collection's complete?"
The story is similar to that of Ariel's, scouring the ocean floor for human things and trying to figure out what each gadget and gizmo is. The difference is, the Little Trashmaid is surrounded by the trash we humans dump into the ocean.
The beautiful and strong illustrations below show what we have done to our favorite little mermaid.