[Read more…] about The Old Man And Death
An Old Man met Death and asked for a reprieve. Death said no as he had given the Old Man many hints about what was coming to him.
Be prepared. One never knows when Death will show up.
[Read more…] about The Self-Important
A self-important Man railed at the Birds for pecking at his orchard fruit. The Birds reminded the Man that they were there first.
Self-importance is the origin of many vices.
[Read more…] about The Perplexed Widow
A new Widow is lamenting the loss when a suitor approaches. There is much hand wringing about what to do but temptation wins out.
Weak judgment falls before temptation,
[Read more…] about The Imitating Animals
Heaven set forth Man. Animals were imitating his features they did not individually have. Fate set them straight that Man would control all of them.
Man was given control over the animals.