Finding you a story

The Oxen and the Axle-Trees

Aesop's Fables

Aesop

A heavy wagon was being dragged along a country lane by a team of Oxen. The Axle-trees groaned and creaked terribly; whereupon the Oxen, turning round, thus addressed the wheels: "Hullo there! why do you make so much noise? We bear all the labor, and we, not you, ought to cry out."

Those who suffer most cry out the least. 

Another like this

iPhone & Android coming soon

Sign up for updates and early access