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The Boys and the Frogs... be nice!

Some boys were playing by the edge of a pond. Unaware that there was a group of frogs living there, they amused themselves by throwing stones into the pond to make them skip across the water. 102 more words

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FABLES: "The Frogs and the Well"

The Frogs and the Well

Two Frogs lived together in a marsh. But one hot summer the marsh dried up, and they left it to look for another place to live in: for frogs like damp places if they can get them. 71 more words


FABLES: "The Hares and the Frogs"

The Hares and the Frogs

The Hares were so persecuted by the other beasts they did not know where to go. As soon as they saw a single animal approach them, off they used to run. 94 more words


The Mermaid and the Woodcutter

A poor woodcutter, hard at work all day cutting down trees to sell for firewood, wanted to cut down one last tree before going home for the evening. 442 more words

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Stand a little taller in recovery

Growing up in the Mormon faith, one of my favorite hymns were Put your shoulder to the wheel. Not quite a typical hymnal of worship. 648 more words


Old Boar and the Fox... featuring a javalina

An Old Boar was busily sharpening his tusks against the stump of an old tree, when a Fox happened by.

Now the Fox was always looking for a chance to mock his neighbors, so he made a great show of appearing anxious, as in fear of some hidden enemy, but Old Boar kept on with his tusk task. 116 more words

Aesop Fables

AESOP'S FABLES: "The bee-keeper and the thief"


A Thief found his way into an apiary when the Bee-keeper was away, and stole all the honey. When the Keeper returned and found the hives empty, he was very much upset and stood staring at them for some time. 72 more words