Story one：Fox and the Grapes
One hot summer day a fox was walking through an orchard. He stopped before a bunch of grapes. They were ripe and juicy.
“I’m just feeling thirsty” he thought. So he backed up a few paces got a running start jumped up but could not reach the grapes.
He walked back. One two three he jumped up again but still he missed the grapes.
The fox tried again and again but never succeeded. At last he decided to give it up.
He walked away with his nose in the air and said“I am sure they are sour.”
Story two：Thirsty Crow
The crow and the pitcher A crow felt very thirsty. He looked for water everywhere. Finally he found a pitcher. But there was not a lot of water in the pitcher. His beak could not reach it. He tried again and again but still could not touch the water. When he was about to give up an idea came to him. He took a pebble and dropped it into the pitcher. Then he took another and dropped it in. Gradually the water rose and the crow was able to drink the water.
Story three：Monkeys Grasp for the Moon
One daya little monkey is playing by the well.
He looks in the well and shouts :“Oh!Mygod!The moon has fallen into the well!”
An older monkeys runs over takes a lookand says “Goodness me!The moon is really in the water!”And olderly monkey comes over.
He is very surprised as well and cries out:“The moon is in the well.”
A group of monkeys run over to the well.
They look at the moon in the well and shout:“The moon did fall into the well!Comeon!Let’get it out!”
Thenthe oldest monkey hangs on the tree up side down with his feet on the branch.
And he pulls the next monkey’s feet with his hands.
All the other monkeys follow his suit.
And they join each other one by one down to the moon in the well.
Just before they reach the moonthe oldest monkey raises his head and happens to see the moon in the sky.
He yells excitedly “Don’t be so foolish!The moon is still in the sky!”