The Bull, the Lioness, and the Wild-Boar Hunter

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The Bull, the Lioness, and the Wild-Boar Hunter
by Aesop
Translated by George Fyler Townsend (1887)

A Bull finding a lion's cub asleep gored him to death with his horns. The Lioness came up, and bitterly lamented the death of her whelp. A wild-boar Hunter, seeing her distress, stood at a distance and said to her, "Think how many men there are who have reason to lament the loss of their children, whose deaths have been caused by you."