Sentence 10 of The Wolf and the Lamb

This sentence is part of the text The Wolf and the Lamb , written by Phaedrus , translated by Henry Thomas Riley.

This Fable is applicable to those men who, under false pretences, oppress the innocent.

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and so, snatching him up, he tore him to pieces, killing him unjustly. This Fable is applicable to those men who, under false pretences, oppress the innocent.

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Source: Il lupo e l'agnello .
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