The Dog The Cock And Fox – Aesop’s fables

the dog the cock and the fox

A Dog and a Cock were best friends, and having spent almost their lives at the farm they wished to see the world and set out on an adventure. Thus, they departed one fine morning and set forward into the woods. Slowly, dawn turned into dusk, yet they had not encountered any adventure. But the … Read more

The Fisherman And The Little Fish – Aesop’s fables

the fisherman and the little fish

A young fisherman was having an unlucky day out at sea. By the end of the day, he was only able to catch a tiny little fish in his net.  The small fish knew its fate, so it tried to escape it. “Oh, fisherman let me go. I am just a small fish who cannot … Read more

The Hare And His Ears – Aesop’s fables

Once upon a time, the Lion was chasing a goat for his prey when it hit him in the stomach with its horns. Shocked and infuriated at the animal’s attack, the Lion decided that he would ask every animal with horns in the jungle to evacuate and leave.  Giving the animals twenty-four hours, Lion’s command … Read more

The Man And The Satyr – Aesop’s fables

The man and the satyr

Once upon a time, a man had befriended a satyr. The two would often sit in each other’s company and have many meals and conversations with each other.  One day, as the two were enjoying each other’s company, the satyr served his friend a hot cup of tea. The man began to blow on it … Read more

The Ant And The Dove – Aesop’s Fables

The dova and the ant

One day an ant had toppled over the edge of the river into the harshly flowing water. As the ant struggled to prevent itself from drowning, a dove watching nearby noticed the small insect. Acting fast, the dove picked out a strand of straw and flew to the river, holding it out for the ant … Read more

The Tortoise And The Ducks – Aesop’s Fable

The tortoise did not always carry his home on his back. Legend goes, that the tortoise had refused to attend Jupiter’s wedding since he preferred solitude. As a result, Jupiter had cursed him by making sure he always carried his home on his back and could not get rid of it even if he wanted … Read more

The Wolf And The Kid – Aesop’s Fable

A kid was grazing with the rest of the goats when suddenly it occurred to him that he was old enough to make his own choices. Thus, when the rest of the herd decided that it was time to leave, the Kid decided to stay back and graze for a bit longer, but by the … Read more

The Fox And The Crow – Aesop’s fables

The Fox looking at corw

Sniffing around the forest, a hungry fox was on the lookout for a meal, when he saw a crow sitting on a tree branch nearby. The fox knew that if he could get his hands on the bird, it would make a scrumptious meal. Much to the fox’s surprise, the crow also had a piece … Read more

The Dog And Its Reflection – Aesop’s fables

Dog staring at water watching his reflection

One day a stray dog had been lingering outside a butcher’s shop, who gave him a bone as way of getting him to go away. Happy with his gain, the dog trotted off home so that he could eat his meal.  On his way back, he was crossing a bridge over a stream, when he … Read more

The Mother And The Wolf – Aesop’s Fable

One day, a mother was standing by her windowsill hushing her crying baby. “Don’t cry little one, if you continue to cry like that, I’ll give you a way to the wolf” cooed the mother. A wolf passing nearby heard her say so and instantly grew excited, thinking that he was about to get the … Read more