The Oak and The Woodcutters

An Oak tree was cut down and split using wedges made from its own wood. The Oak lamented the fact that its own material was used against it. Misfortunes springing from ourselves are the hardest to bear.

The Fox and The Woodcutter

A Fox sought and was granted shelter in a home. Huntsmen asked about the Fox; the owner denied seeing one but pointed at the house. Fox lucky signal missed. Conscience is as answerable for actions as words.

The Lion in Love

A Lion was so in love that he let the family take away all his defenses. He probably erred; in one version he dies. Love can blind even the wildest