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Fable Aesop
The Blind Man And The Whelp
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A Blind Man was accustomed to distinguishing different animals
by touching them with his hands. The whelp of a Wolf was
brought him, with a request that he would feel it, and say
what it was. He felt it, and being in doubt, said: "I do not quite
know whether it is the cub of a Fox, or the whelp of a Wolf, but
this I know full well. It would not be safe to admit him to the
sheepfold."

Evil tendencies are shown in early life.

(Translated by George Fyler Townsend, 1814-1900)
 

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