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The ass and a lap-dog 驴和哈巴狗
A man had an ass and lovely lap-dog.   The ass was left in a stable, and had...
The mirror
A SILKEN-EARED Spaniel, who traced his descent from King Charles the Second...
The cobbler and the banker
A cobbler(补鞋匠,工匠) passed his time in singing from morning till night; it was...
The boasting traveller
A man once went abroad on his travels, and when he came home he had...
The golden plate 金盘子
Once upon a time in a place called Seri, there were two salesmen of pots and...
天衣无缝
There was a man called Guo Han in the Tang Dynasty(618-907). One summer...
真假汉鼎
A civilian named Shentu Dun in Luoyang obtained an unearthed tripod of the...
Two pots
There were two pots on the bank of a river. One was made of brass (黄铜) , and...
Growing into a pearl
Long long ago, there was a clam (蛤) raiser who wanted to make the biggest...
Wise birds and foolish birds
Once upon a time, there was a giant tree in the forest. Many many birds...
画蛇添足
In the past a family in the State of Chu made sacrificial offers to their...
The dog and the oyster
A DOG, used to eating eggs, saw an Oyster and, opening his mouth to its...
骑虎难下
Yang Jian was the regent(摄政王) of the last king of Northern Zhou(557-581)....
A huge lump of gold 一块大金子
Once upon a time there was a rich village. The wealthiest of the villagers...
Uncle sam and a farmer
Uncle Sam doesn't like farmer. He thinks they are very foolish and only know...
Parable of the pencil
I have only one piece of advice to you: Be the master of yourself.   The...
The fox and the leopard
THE FOX and the Leopard disputed which was the more beautiful of the two. ...
The bee-keeper 养蜂人
A thief found his way into an apiary when the bee-keeper was away, and stole...
The man,his son and their donkey
A man and his son were driving their donkey along a country road. They saw...
The dog and the shadow
It happened that a Dog had got a piece of meat and was carrying it home in...