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The Ants and the Grasshopper (Milo Winter) The Ants and the Grasshopper (Milo Winter)
ReadOasis Step 5 One bright day in late autumn a family of Ants were bustling about in the warm sunshine, drying out the grain... The Ants and the Grasshopper (Milo Winter)

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One bright day in late autumn a family of Ants were bustling about in the warm sunshine, drying out the grain they had stored up during the summer, when a starving Grasshopper, his fiddle under his arm, came up and humbly begged for a bite to eat.

"What!" cried the Ants in surprise, "haven't you stored anything away for the winter? What in the world were you doing all last summer?"

"I didn't have time to store up any food," whined the Grasshopper; "I was so busy ma...

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