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Fable Aesop
The Dog In The Manger
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A Dog lay in a manger, and by his growling and snapping prevented
the oxen from eating the hay which had been placed for them.
"What a selfish Dog!" said one of them to his companions; "he
cannot eat the hay himself, and yet refuses to allow those to eat
who can."

(Translated by George Fyler Townsend, 1814-1900)
Read by: Efosa Akenzua
 

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