The Town Mouse and Country Mouse The Town Mouse and Country Mouse
Adapted from Aesop ReadOasis Step 3 Image by Milo Winter (1919) Once upon a time, a Town Mouse went to visit his cousin in... The Town Mouse and Country Mouse

Adapted from Aesop
ReadOasis Step 3

Image by Milo Winter (1919)

Once upon a time, a Town Mouse went to visit his cousin in the country. The Country Mouse was a rough and ready type, but he loved his town friend and welcomed him heartily.

During the visit, the Country Mouse could only offer his cousin beans and bacon, cheese and bread, but he offered these things freely and generously. The Town Mouse, however, turned up his long nose at this country food.

He said: “I cannot understand, Cousin...

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