Lesson 14

A hare and a turtle

        One day, when a hare and a turtle met, the hare scoffed, " my friend turtle, you are very slow!" Then the turtle replied," I can compete with you in a running contest, I'm not afraid of you!"

        The hare agreed, "very well, let's do it!"

        Then , the next day, they competed running each other.

        At first, the hare run very fast. Though the turtle move slowly and continuously. When the hare reached a grass land, he thought, " I am almost at the goal, I'd better wait the turtle while resting. Then, he fell asleep.

        When he woke up, the hare run with tremendous speed. However, the turtle had already reached the goal.