Saturday, October 16, 2010

Crane: The Dog in The Manger

A Cow sought a mouthful of hay;
But a Dog in the manger there lay,
And he snapped out "How now?"
When, most mildly, the Cow
Adventured a morsel to pray.


Source: W. J. Linton's fables in verse, with illustrations by Walter Crane: Fable 13.
Canis et Bos; Rana et Bos

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