Recording by Kristen Lemoine, greenkri.com. Aesop’s Fables. The Old Woman and the Doctor An old woman became almost totally blind from a disease of the eyes, and after consulting a doctor, made an agreement with him, in the presence of witnesses,that she should pay him a high fee if he cured her, while if he […]
Aesop’s Fables. The Fox and The Grapes A hungry fox saw some fine bunches of grapes hanging from a vine that was trained along a high trellis… And did his best to reach them by jumping as high as he could into the air. But, it was all in vain, for they were just out […]
A lion found a hare sleeping in her form [ ‘a shallow depression or flattened nest of grass’ ] , and was just going to devour her when he caught sight of a passing stag. Dropping the hare, he at once made for the bigger game, but finding, after a long chase, that he could […]
This is the first of a series of Aesop’s Fables which will appear soon on the website.