[Read more…] about The Wicked Thief and The Sun
The Sun sought a wife but people implored Jupiter to deny the wedding as sons of the Sun would cause hardship. Jupiter agreed. The story prevented people from seeking a wife for a thief thinking it would change his ways.
Evil often promotes evil.
[Read more…] about The Eclipse
The Moon was in Eclipse and complained to the Sun. Moon realized the Earth was the problem. Too bad!
Some things you have no control over.
[Read more…] about The Owls, The Bats, and The Sun
Night birds got together in shade and said the Sun was a problem. The Sun overheard but was kind enough to just shine on and not burn them.
Hope that a strong enemy does not exert its strength.
[Read more…] about The Clock and The Dial
A Clock bragged to a Sun Dial how it worked day and night. Just then the sun came out and the Sun Dial noted that the Clock was set wrong. Each needs each.
We depend on one another.
[Read more…] about The Frogs’ Complaint Against The Sun
The Sun wanted to wed. The Frogs complained to Jupiter about how that might further dry up their living area.
Watch the actions of your enemy.
[Read more…] about The North Wind and The Sun
The wind and the sun bet on which can force a man to remove a coat. The sun wins.
Kindness effects more than severity.