The Ants and the Grasshopper

Aesop



Book Description

Ants and the grasshopper is an Aesop story explaining the importance of work. The story is as follows : One bright day in late autumn a family of Ants were bustling about in the warm sunshine, drying out the grain they had stored up during the summer, when a starving Grasshopper, his fiddle under his arm, came up and humbly begged for a bite to eat. "What!" cried the Ants in surprise, "haven't you stored anything away for the winter? What in the world were you doing all last summer?" "I didn't have time to store up any food," whined the Grasshopper; "I was so busy making music that before I knew it the summer was gone." The Ants shrugged their shoulders in disgust. "Making music, were you?" they cried. "Very well; now dance!" And they turned their backs on the Grasshopper and went on with their work.







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Rating: 4 A pretty good book by seaview5
This book is pretty good for beginners. I have been reading it to my kids. You can download and print also if needed.




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posted by seaview, April 13, 2020, 8:22 p.m.
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