The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

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"The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing" by Aesop

A Wolf found great difficulty in getting at the sheep because of the vigilance of the shepherd and his dogs. But one day it found the skin of a sheep that had been thrown away, so it donned the skin over its own pelt and strolled down among the sheep. A lamb saw the wolf wearing the Sheep's clothing, and believing it to be a sheep, the lamb began to follow the wolf. And the wolf, after leading the Lamb away from the herd, soon made a meal of her, and for some time he succeeded in deceiving the sheep, and enjoying hearty meals.

And from this story we can learn an important lesson:

"APPEARANCES CAN BE DECEIVING"