The Lark and Her Young Ones

A Lark’s young ones wanted to know when to leave the field they were in. The mother said when the owner hires workers instead of trying to do it himself. Self-help is the best help.

A Lark in A Net

A Lark was caught and sentenced to death. The Lark complained that punishment did not fit the crime as all he took was a grain of corn; not jewels. Too bad. When your adversary is also your judge, don’t bother arguing.

The Lark Burying Her Father

A Lark found no place to bury her father and so used her head. This is why the Lark now has a crest. Youth’s first duty is reverence to parents.