|157. The Wasp And The Snake|
A Wasp seated himself upon the head of
a Snake, and striking him unceasingly with his stings wounded him to death. The Snake, being in great torment, and not knowing how to rid himself of his enemy, or to scare him away, saw a wagon heavily laden with wood, and went and pur
posely placed his head under the wheels, and said, "I and my enemy shall thus perish together."