The Dogs and the Fox
SOME DOGS, finding the skin of a lion, began to tear it in pieces with their teeth. A Fox, seeing them, said:
If this lion were alive, you would soon find out that his claws were stronger than your teeth.
It is easy to kick a man that is down.
WM. L. Allison, New York
Illustrator: Harrison Weir, John Tenniel, Ernest Griset, et.al.