AESOP'S FABLES

The Fox and the Goat

A fox once fell into a well

And could not scramble out.

Then came a goat, and stared at him

In puzzlement and doubt.

” I’m here, dear Goat,” he said, “because

There soon will be a drought.

 

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AESOP'S FABLES

The Fox and the Lion – AESOP’S FABLES (familiarity destroys fear / acquaintance softens prejudices / acquaintance with evil blinds us to its dangers)

When first a roving fox observed

The lion saunter past,

He trembled like a thing unnerved,

Swung round, and vanished fast.

 

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