- Dec 6, 2009
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(COMMENT)EXCERPT FROM THE FABLE• The Little Red Hen said:The hen asks who will help her eat the bread. This time the animals accept eagerly, but the hen refuses them stating that no one helped her with her work and decides to eat the bread herself. She then runs away with it.
SOURCE: An American fable first collected by Mary Mapes Dodge in St. Nicholas Magazine in 1874. The story is meant to teach children the importance of hard work and personal initiative.