The Slave and the Lion (Step 2) The Slave and the Lion (Step 2)
By AesopReadOasis Step 2(Part 1) The forest was quiet. The afternoon sun was hot, but the trees kept the forest cool. Birds weresinging in... The Slave and the Lion (Step 2)

By AesopReadOasis Step 2(Part 1)
The forest was quiet. The afternoon sun was hot, but the trees kept the forest cool. Birds weresinging in the trees. But then they stopped. They heard two big sounds. The first was the soundof a man running. The second was the sound of men on horses coming after him.
The man went behind a large tree to rest. “It’s no use,” he said to himself. “They are going to catch me again.”

Just then, three men came on their horses. One of them said, “Slave! You cannot r...

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