The Bat And The Weasels

A BAT who fell upon the ground and was caught by a Weasel pleaded to be
spared his life. The Weasel refused, saying that he was by nature the
enemy of all birds. The Bat assured him that he was not a bird, but a
mouse, and thus was set free. Shortly afterwards the Bat again fell to
the ground and was caught by another Weasel, whom he likewise entreated
not to eat him. The Weasel said that he had a special hostility to
mice. The Bat assured him that he was not a mouse, but a bat, and thus a
second time escaped.

It is wise to turn circumstances to good account.

Have you read “The Bat and the Weasel” by Aesop? What is this Aesop’s fable about? What is “The Bat and the Weasel” fable about? The moral of this story is: It is wise to turn circumstances to good account. The moral of this story can also be that it’s wise to use your strength to its full advantage. Don’t underestimate your opponent.

Aesop was a slave who lived in the 5th century B.C.E. He wrote fables about animals to help people understand the nature of people and the world around them. They were written for entertainment and to provide moral lessons. Aesop’s fables are the foundation of many literary and artistic traditions.

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  1. Hello,
    In this fable named ‘the bat and the weasels’ the writer wants to explain or discuss when we are in dirty or critical situation we must une our minds and intelligence to escape from this situation with any solution even lies and deceit s.

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