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everyday stories

Why the bear has a short tail?

Greed is an invitation to danger. By the time we realise our mistake, it usually is a bit too late. This story about a bear that lost its tail, is a classic example of this. A bear wants to catch many fish and more than what it needs. It runs

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everyday stories

Tikki Tikki Tembo – Folktales from around the world

Tikki Tikki Tembo - Folktales from around the world In  ancient China, there was  a small village hidden among the mountains. A woman lived there her two lovely sons . Following a popular custom, she gave her first son a long name. He was called  Tikki tikki tembo-no sa rembo-chari

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