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The Complete Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm - Gossip Wolf and the Fox Summary & Analysis

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Gossip Wolf and the Fox Summary

A she-wolf invites a fox to be godfather of her child. The fox agrees. When the fox asks the wolf to catch food for the child, the fox lies down and rests as the wolf goes for a lamb. The wolf is caught and doused with a burning mixture. When the wolf drags herself back to the fox, the fox pretends he has been hurt by a farmer. Although the wolf can barely walk, she carries the uninjured fox to safety. When they are safe, the fox runs away laughing at the faithful wolf.

Gossip Wolf and the Fox Analysis

This story tells of a faithful friend and an unfaithful one. Although the wolf is willing to go out of her way for her friend the fox, the fox does not appreciate the sacrifice and...

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