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Aesop's Fables by  J. H. Stickney

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THE CRAB AND HIS MOTHER

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AID An old Crab to a young one, "Why do you walk so crooked, child? Walk straight!" "Mother," said the young Crab, "show me the way, will you? When I see you taking a straight course, I will try and follow."

Example is better that precept.


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