Sentence 5 of The Wolf and the Lamb

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The frigtened wool-bearer answered, 'How can I possibly do what you complain of, wolf? The draught runs from you to me.'

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'Why do you trouble the water,' said he, ' while I am drinking?' The frigtened wool-bearer answered, 'How can I possibly do what you complain of, wolf? The draught runs from you to me.' The other, repelled by the force of truth, said, 'It is now six months ago since you spoke injuriosly of me.'

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