Belling The Cat

The mice met in council to figure out how to defeat the Cat. One suggested a bell for the Cat to warn them. Problem: Nobody would volunteer to bell the Cat. It is easy to propose impossible remedies.

The Mischievous Dog

A bad dog was given a collar so people could be warned at his approach. The dog thought it a good thing and was proud of it. He was wrong. Notoriety should not be mistaken for fame.