Monday, November 1, 2010

Crane: The Ass and The Sick Lion

Crafty Lion, perhaps with the gout,
Kept his cave; where, to solve any doubt,
Many visitors go:
But the Ass, he said "No!"
They go in, but I've seen none come out."


Source: W. J. Linton's fables in verse, with illustrations by Walter Crane: Fable 66.
Asinus et Leo

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