La fábula del antílope y boa

Moral from this fable:

  • Don’t fall into the same trap twice or make the same mistake twice in a row.
  • Ungrateful people always end up badly and, in the end, no one will help them when they are in trouble.
  • Never return evil for good.


Courage, Greatfulness, Wisdom


About this book

This fable comes from the tradition of Equatorial Guinea. It is about a gazelle that goes to save a boa and the boa tries to eat it. However, before the boa eats the gazelle they go to consult the tortoise about what to do.

The fable has been adapted by María-Rosa Maquendengue Evita and illustrated by Liliskus

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