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The Goat and the Goatherd

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The Goat and the Goatherd

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A Goatherd had sought to bring back a stray goat to his flock. He whistled and sounded his horn in vain; the straggler paid no attention to the summons.

At last the Goatherd threw a stone, and breaking its horn, begged the Goat not to tell his master.

The Goat replied, “Why, you silly fellow, the horn will speak even though I be silent.”

Moral: Do not attempt to hide things which cannot be hid.

There are currently 3 suggested morals for “The Goat and the Goatherd”

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  1. 1 On January 26th, 2012, Nesher said:

    Dead goats tell no tales.

  2. 2 On May 15th, 2015, Anonymous said:

    Beware of treachery

  3. 3 On March 9th, 2016, layla said:

    Never hide things always tell or show so it can be dealt with and then you will be happy

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