The Hare and the Tortoise
H: Good morning, Mr. Tortoise.
T: Oh, it\'s you, Mr. Hare. Good morning!
H: What are you doing?
T: I\'m running.
H: Running? Ha ha ha! H laugh at T,
Can you run? Your legs are too short!
T: Of course I can.
H: My legs are long. I can run faster than you.
T: Don\'t be so sure.
H: Well then. Let\'s run to the tall tree over there. Let\'s see who can get there first.
T: All right. Ready? Go!
Storyteller: Tortoise goes very slowly. But Mr. Hare runs very fast. Soon he comes to a small tree.
H: Where is Mr. Tortoise? Aha! There he is. He\'s far behind me. How slow he is! Mmm, it\'s so hot! Here is a tree. I\'ll have a short sleep first. thus the h felled fast alseep. what a comfortable sleep it is
T: Oh, hi is sleeping under the tree there with a slow but steady pace . But I can\'t stop. I must go on.
H: Ah! What a nice sleep! Let me go on. Oh, where\'s Mr. Tortoise? Where is he now? I must hurry.
Storyteller: Soon he runs to at last h beated the t and won the race.