The Lioness

A CONTROVERSY prevailed among the beasts of the field as to which

of the animals deserved the most credit for producing the

greatest number of whelps at a birth. They rushed clamorously

into the presence of the Lioness and demanded of her the

settlement of the dispute. "And you," they said, "how many sons

have you at a birth?' The Lioness laughed at them, and said:

"Why! I have only one; but that one is altogether a thoroughbred


The value is in the worth, not in the number.

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