[Read more…] about The Eagle and The Daw
A Daw saw an eagle carry off a sheep and tried the same trick. The daw could not do it and got caught. Ouch.
Don’t take on more than you can accomplish.
[Read more…] about The Wolf in Disguise
A Wolf, known to the flock of Sheep decided to disguise himself as the Shepherd. It was working until the Wolf decided to talk. Noise led the dogs to him.
A poorly executed plan can lead to failure.
[Read more…] about The Shepherd and The Young Wolf
A Shepherd raised a young Wolf with his Dogs. It seemed well trained but held behind and ate off the flock until found out. Shepherd hung the Wolf.
Crimes are eventually found out and prosecuted.
[Read more…] about The Sheep-Biter
A Shepherd trusted his dog with the sheep. The dog was caught biting and killing sheep and at sentencing for the crime begged for his life. Dog gone.
All criminals must be punished for crimes.
[Read more…] about The Panther and The Shepherds
A Panther fell into a well. Some fed him and some pelted him. Overnight he recovered strength and leaped out of the well. He killed those who abused him.
Enemies are made by injury not kindness.
[Read more…] about The Lion and The Shepherd
A Shepherd encountered an ailing Lion and took a thorn out of its paw. At a later encounter the Lion remembered the Shepherd and did not kill him.
Return favors and favors will be bestowed on you.