A Mule had had a long rest and much good feeding. He was feeling very vigorous indeed, and pranced around loftily, holding his head high.
"My father certainly was a full-blooded racer," he said. "I can feel that distinctly."
Next day he was put into harness again and that evening he was very downhearted indeed.
"I was mistaken," he said. "My father was an Ass after all."
Be sure of your pedigree before you boast of it.
The Monkey & the Camel
The Three Questions
Wealth without a Value
The Golden Egg
The Wicked Barber’s Plight
The Cat, the Cock, and the Young Mouse
The Cock & the Jewel
The Man and the Lion
The ass carrying the image