Fables de La Fontaine

Tome Second

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Language: French
Wordcount: 6,176 / 28 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 5,411
Added to site: 2006.03.08
mnybks.net#: 13074
Genres: Poetry, Audiobook
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é d'une rivière à la fin arrivèrent,
Et fort empêchés se trouvèrent.
L'ânier, qui tous les jours traversait ce gué là,
Sur l'âne à l'éponge monta,
Chassant devant lui l'autre bête,
Qui, voulant en faire à sa tête,
Dans un trou se précipita,
Revint sur l'eau, puis échappa;
Car au bout de quelques nagées,
Tout son sel se fondit si bien
Que le baudet ne sentit rien
Sur ses épaules soulagées.
Camarade épongier prit exemple sur lui,
Comme un mouton qui va devant dessus la foi d'autrui.
Voilà mon âne à l'eau; jusqu'au col il se plonge,
Lui le conducteur et l'éponge.
Tous trois burent d'autant: l'ânier et le grison
Firent à l'éponge raison.
Celle-ci devint si pesante,
Et de tant d'eau s'emplit d'abord,
Que l'âne succombant ne put gagner le

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