The Cat and the Mouse
Once, a cat and a mouse were very good friends and happily lived together in the same house. As winter was approaching, they decided to stock some food items. So they went to the market and bought a big pot of cheese.
Fearing that other cats and mice might steal their cheese, they hid it behind the altar in the church.
The cat was very greedy. After a few days, he had a great yearning to taste the cheese. He went to the mouse and told him that he was invited to baptize his cousin’s child in the church. The mouse believed him and the cat set out for his first steal.
He ate a large chunk of the cheese and returned home happily. When the mouse asked him what the child was named the cat replied, “Top-off.” The mouse was surprised at the name.
After a few days the greedy cat wanted to have some cheese again and told the mouse that he had to baptize another child and rushed to the church. He finished half the cheese and told the mouse that this time the child was named “Half-gone.”
After a few days, the cat made the same excuse and went again and finished the remaining cheese. This time he told the mouse that the child was named “All-gone.” The mouse was puzzled by the cat’s behaviour but did not say anything.
When winter came, the mouse went to the church to get the cheese but found that it had vanished. At last he understood the trick played by the greedy cat.
34 thoughts on “The Cat and the Mouse”
nice but bad story and not realy yeah idoits.
Cute as, i remember this story from 30 odd yes ago and have told it to both my kids, my version is a bit did.lol but fun reading how it actually went, Chinese whispers, well i was only 7
The story have alots educational idea i love to read it .another story is very good too
friend is important to us friend is care and love to us
so cute and nice
no climax of dis story, y cat chase mouse
This is the best book in the world
SO GOOD I COPY THIS FOR MY PROJECT AND MY TEACHER GAVE MA A+
so good ive got my project yessssssss
It very ugly what the f
It like your face haha
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The story really impressed me 🙂
This story is very helpful to my sweet ? brother Asad Khalil .
Amazing collection of words
So nice story
Why the mouse was right when he said that he didnt trust the cat?