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Noah's Ark
The story (or myth? ) of Noah and his ark full of animals is told from the accounts in the Hebraic Bible, from the Christian’s Book of Genesis in the Old Testament Bible and from the Muslim’s Qur’an.
The Candle Contest
Once upon a time, four young witches visited an elder at her small house where they talked long into the night about many wondrous things. Finally it came time to sleep and the elder said, "I'm sorry friends... but there is only one spare bed, so the...
The Littlest Truth
One bright morning, when I was young, I went looking for Truth. I found the truth of the moment, fiery hot with Conviction, lurking around every corner. As Time passed by I found the truth of today, the truth of yesterday, and the ever glittering truth of...
The Rainmaker's Apprentice
Once a Rainmaker and her new apprentice were traveling through the forest. When they stopped at a stream to fill their canteens, the apprentice asked the Rainmaker if she could call the rain. "Well," said the Rainmaker, as she looked about them at...
The Rose
In the beginning, was simplicity. There was no rationalization, the precious gift of humanity which tears things down into self contained bits in order to make sense of things, only to find that our mental dissection has rendered experience senseless. There...
The Spirit of Jezebel
Jezebel was a princess of Sidonia and a priestess of the pagan god Baal. In 116 she married the Israelite King Ahab. Jezebel had Ahab under her control.

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Aesop's Fables
List of Fables by Title lists the fables in the order in which they appear in this book .
Parables and Fables: From Symbolism to Allegory? Parables and
Parables and Fables: From Symbolism to Allegory? Parables and fables are easily confused with one another.
Aesop's Fables
Aesop's Fables. The Cock and the Pearl.
Aesop's Fables
Aesop's Fables translated by George Fyler Townsend is a publication of the Pennsylvania. State University.
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It is the story of Manipur through its fable and dances which inspired Sharmila
An English adaptation of the play 'Meira Paibi' written by social activist Civic Chandran, Le Mashale tells the story of Manipur through its fables, dances and major incidences which changed the life of Irom Sharmila.
The Fable of the Gay-bashing Florida Teacher: Freedom of Speech Isn't a Cure
You know what's great about fables like this one, kiddies? They apply in SO MANY settings!
Review: Mumbai Fables
As described in an earlier work, Mumbai comes across as maximum city in Mumbai Fables too, a new release that traces the evolution of India's commercial hub from a trading port and a bastion of Parsis to an icon of India's new economic muscle.
Fables: Werewolves of the Heartland postponed until Sept. 2012
Bill Willingham's Fables original graphic novel Werewolves of the Heartland, originally set to debut this fall, has been officially postponed until Sept. 5, 2012, Vertigo revealed this morning. No reason was given for the delay.
Fable 4 is a go, not coming for awhile
Lionhead Studios is already hard at work on the next Fable game in the series as we all know, as they're probably not going to stop giving us more Fables to play anytime soon.

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Fables (comics) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Fables is a comic book series created by writer Bill Willingham, published by DC Comics's Vertigo imprint beginning in 2002.
Aesop's Fables - Online Collection - 656+ fables -
May 12, 2008 This Collection of Aesop's Fables is the largest online exhibit of Aesop and other Fables, on the net.
Aesop's Fables
Home, Fables, History, Credits, Contact. Alphabetical Index of Fables. The Ant and the Grasshopper, 2.
Fables and Fairy Tales
Ivy's fables, fairy tales and storys. Aesop's Fables, stories by Hans Christian Anderson and Lewis Carroll and Mother Goose nursery rhymes..

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