Hypnos

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Apropos of sleep, that sinister adventure of all our nights, we may say that men go to bed daily with an audacity that would be incomprehensible if we did not know that it is the result of ignorance of the…

The Fox and the Monkey

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This entry is part 84 of 118 in the series Aesop's Fables Moral: A false tale often betrays itself. A Fox and a Monkey were traveling together on the same road. As they journeyed, they passed through a cemetery full…

The Mischievous Dog

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This entry is part 83 of 118 in the series Aesop's Fables Moral: Notoriety is often mistaken for fame. A Dog used to run up quietly to the heels of everyone he met, and to bite them without notice. His…

The Fisherman Piping

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This entry is part 82 of 118 in the series Aesop's Fables Moral: To do the right thing at the right season is a great art. A fisherman skilled in music took his flute and his nets to the seashore.…

The Ants and the Grasshopper

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This entry is part 81 of 118 in the series Aesop's Fables Moral: It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow. The ants were spending a fine winter’s day drying grain collected in the summertime. A Grasshopper,…