It happened that a Fisher, after fishing all day, caught only
a little fish.
"Pray, let me go, master," said the Fish.
much too small for your eating just now.
If you put me back into the river I shall soon grow, then you can make a fine meal off
"Nay, nay, my little Fish," said the Fisher, "I have you now. I may not catch you hereafter."
Author of the Fable
The Fisher and the Little Fish
Nationality of Aesop - Ethiopian or Greek
Lifespan of Aesop - He lived approximately 620 - 560 BC
Life of Aesop - Slave - Author of the book of fables
Famous Works - Aesop's Fable book featuring:
"The Goose With the Golden Eggs", "The Fisher",
"The Fisher and the Little Fish" and "The Sick Lion"
The Fisher and the Little Fish Fable
A Free Aesop's Fable with a moral for kids & children