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THE CAT AND THE BIRDS
A CAT was growing very thin.
As you have guessed, he did not
get enough to eat. One day he
heard that some Birds in the
neighborhood were ailing and
needed a doctor. So he put on
a pair of spectacles, and with a
leather box in his hand, knocked
at the door of the Bird's home.
The Birds peeped out, and
Dr. Cat, with much solicitude,
asked how they were. He would
be very happy to give them some
"Tweet, tweet," laughed the
Birds. "Very smart, aren't you?
We are very well, thank you, and
more so, if you only keep away
Be wise and shun the quack.