|The old cat|
An old woman had a cat.
The cat was very old; she couldn't run quickly,
and she couldn't bite, because she was so old.
One day the old cat saw a mouse; she jumped
and caught the mouse.
But she couldn't bite it; so the mouse got out of
her mouth and ran away, because the cat couldn't
Then the old woman became very angry because
the cat had not killed the mouse.
She began to the cat.
The cat said " Do not hit your old servant.
I have worked for you for many years,
and I would work for you still, but I am too old.
Do not be unkind to the old, but remember
what good work the old did when they were young
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