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A fox tries to get grapes to eat but cannot. The fox goes away in disgust saying he didn’t want them anyhow.
It is easy to despise what you cannot get.
[Read more…] about The Ass and The Lion Hunting
An Ass and a Lion hunted together. Ass went into the forest and brayed to scare animals to the Lion. Asked how he did, the Lion was very sarcastic.
Don’t think too much of yourself.
[Read more…] about The Tree and The Reed
In a gale, a tree fell but reeds did not. It was observed that reeds can bend in the wind but trees can’t.
Obscurity often brings safety.
[Read more…] about The Fox and The Lion
A fox learns how to be comfortable around a lion. Other fables say to take care.
Familiarity breeds contempt.