Enjoy a printable version of this timeless fable from Aesop designed to help teach lessons in virtuous behavior and morality. This resource has over-sized text and a color image, which make it appealing to young readers.
Aesop's Fable: The Travelers and the Purse
Moral: We cannot expect any one to share our misfortunes unless we are willing to share our good fortune also.
This resource uses text and images from the 1919 version of Aesop for Children with pictures by Milo Winter.
Focus: Virtues, morality, fables
Theme: Aesop's Fable: The Travelers and the Purse