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More Jataka Tales by Ellen C. Babbitt ReadOasis Step 2 Once upon a time three Fishes lived in a far-away river. They were named... The Three Fishes

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Once upon a time three Fishes lived in a far-away river. They were named Thoughtful, Very-Thoughtful, and Thoughtless. One day they left the wild country where no men lived, and they came down the river to live near a town.

Very-Thoughtful said to the other two: “There is danger all about us here. Fishermen come to the river here to catch fish with all sorts of nets and lines. Let us go back again to the wild country where we used to live....

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