In historical Greece, a storyteller named Aesop captivated his listeners with stories either attractive and instructive. hundreds of thousands of years later, his fables—from “The Ant and the Grasshopper” to “The Boy Who Cried Wolf” to “The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg” to “The Tortoise and the Hare”—have misplaced none in their strength to lead and entertain.
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