Today's podcast is the audio for one of the fables in Barlow's Aesop: De Rana et Bove, the story of the frog who wanted to be as big as an ox. You can find out more about this fable - including grammar commentary and English translation - at the Aesopus.Ning.com website.
Rana,Here is the illustration of the fable by Francis Barlow:
cupida aequandi Bovem,
Filius hortabatur Matrem
nihil enim esse Ranam ad Bovem.
“Crepes licet, Mater,
Bovem nunquam vinces.”
Tertium autem cum intumuisset,