AESOP'S FABLES

The Revolt against the Stomach (All Parts of the Body are to Live or Die Together) – AESOP’S FABLES

Aesop’s Fables (100 Copy Limited Edition)

The hands and feet and legs and arms

Joined forces to rebel

Against the stomach, which, they swore,

Was treated much too well.

While other organs could not eat,

They gave it all the bread and meat.
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AESOP'S FABLES

The Boy and the Wolf / 放羊的孩子与狼 (狼来了) / Be honest. Don’t lie!

Aesop’s Fables (1867)

“Wolf! Wolf!” a shepherd body would shout,

And thought it glorious fun

When rescuers, with knives and swords,

Would come upon the run.

And how he’d laugh, when hunting wolves,

They found not even one!

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AESOP'S FABLES

The Dog and the Wolf / Better starve free than be a fat slave & there is nothing worth so much as liberty

A Country dog was pleased to meet

A Wolf, his wild relation,

And held a chat on this and that

In friendly conversation.

“Your life is hard,” the dog declared.

“You often miss your dinner.

So come with me and you will see

A regular meat-winner.

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