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The Bear And Its Honey

It was high noon and the bear was returning home carrying a pitcher full of honey. As it passed by a stream, it decided to take a short break and placed the pitcher on a rock and went to the stream to quench its thirst. As the bear went to drink, a fox saw the pitcher of honey unguarded on the rock and moved stealthily, picked up the pitcher and ran to its house and drank all the honey. The bear when it returned from the stream was furious and angry on not finding the pitcher where it had placed. It looked around the rock and found the foot prints and began to follow the footprints.As the foot prints led to the fox's house the bear stopped and decided to teach the fox an apt lesson for stealing its honey.

The next day the bear went around the forest telling other animals that it had lost a pitcher of honey and warned that any one consuming it will be cursed and duly punished. The bear made sure that the fox too got to hear about this.

The fox on hearing a…