Category Story

The section contains short stories from various authors from around the world.

The Man Bitten By a Dog

The Man Bitten By a Dog
This entry is part 118 of 118 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Benefits bestowed upon the evil-disposed increase their means of injuring you. A Man who had been bitten by a Dog went about in quest of someone who …

The Mouse, the Frog, and the Hawk

The Mouse, the Frog, and the Hawk
This entry is part 16 of 16 in the series Ade's FablesMoral: Harm hatch, harm catch. A Mouse who always lived on the land, by an unlucky chance formed an intimate acquaintance with a Frog, who lived for the …

The Lion, the Mouse, and the Fox

The Lion, the Mouse, and the Fox
This entry is part 117 of 118 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Little liberties are great offences. A Lion, fatigued by the heat of a summer’s day, fell fast asleep in his den. A Mouse ran over his mane …

The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing

The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
This entry is part 116 of 118 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Harm seek. Harm find. Once upon a time a Wolf resolved to disguise his appearance in order to secure food more easily. Encased in the skin of …

The Kid and the Wolf

The Kid and the Wolf
This entry is part 115 of 118 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Time and place often give the advantage to the weak over the strong. A Kid standing on the roof of a house, out of harm’s way, saw …

The Fighting Cocks and the Eagle

The Fighting Cocks and the Eagle
This entry is part 114 of 118 in the series Aesop's FablesMoral: Pride goes before destruction. Two game Cocks were fiercely fighting for the mastery of the farmyard. One at last put the other to flight. The vanquished Cock …