WAR OF THE WOLF AND THE FOX. 341
and they have not left a single sausage. Oh! if you had only got up when I asked you to!"
Then Simon scratched his head and said: "I can't understand it at all. I certainly never believed the old dog was so quick at hearing."
But Susan replied: "I always told you our old dog was the best dog in the world, but as usual you thought you knew so much better. Men are the same all the world over."
And the fox scored a point too, for he had carried away the sausages himself!*