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THE WOLF AND THE GOAT
 A HUNGRY Wolf spied a Goat
browsing at the top of a steep
cliff where he could not possibly
get at her.
"That is a very dangerous
place for you," he called out, pretending to be very anxious about
the Goat's safety. "What if you
should fall! Please listen to me
and come down! Here you can
get all you want of the finest,
tenderest grass in the country."
The Goat looked over the edge
of the cliff.
"How very, very anxious you
are about me," she said, "and how
generous you are with your grass'.
But I know you! It's your own
appetite you are thinking of, not
An invitation prompted by selfishness is not to be accepted.