The Hares were so persecuted by the
other beasts, they did not know
where to go.
As soon as they saw a single animal
approach them, off they used to run.
One day they saw a troop of wild
Horses stampeding about, and in
quite a panic all the Hares scuttled
off to a lake hard by, determined to
drown themselves rather than live in
such a continual state of fear.
But just as they got near the bank
of the lake, a troop of Frogs,
frightened in their turn by the
approach of the Hares scuttled off,
and jumped into the water.
"Truly," said one of the
Hares, "things are not so bad as
they seem, there is always someone
worse off than yourself".
Moral of Aesop's Fable:
"There is always someone