The Fox and the Boar

095. THE FOX AND THE BOAR. The boar stood whetting his tusks against an old tree. The fox, who happened to come by at the same time, asked him why he made those martial preparations of whetting his teeth, since there was no enemy near that he could perceive?
“That may be, master Reynard,” says the boar, but we should scour up our arms while we have leisure, you know; for in time of danger we shall have something else to do.” [more info]

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