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THE WIND AND THE SUN
THE Wind and the Sun had a dispute as to which of the two was
the stronger. They agreed that the one should be called
stronger who should first make a man in the road take off
The Wind began to blow great guns, but the man only drew his
cloak closer about him to keep out the cold. At last the
gust was over.
Then the Sun took his turn. He shone and
 it was warm and bright. The man opened his cloak, threw it
back, and at last took it off, and lay down in the shade
where it was cool.
So the Sun carried his point against the Wind.
This fable teaches that gentleness often succeeds better