Monday, November 21, 2011

Davies: The Arab and the Camel

An Arab having heap'd his camel's back,
Ask'd if he chose to take the upward track
Or downward; and the beast had sense to say,
"Am I cut off then from the level way?"

Source: Davies: Fables of Babrius = Babrius 8

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(not in Mille - Perry287)

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