The Dove and The Ant

The Dove And The Ant
The Dove and The Ant

The Dove and The Ant

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Once upon a time, there was an Ant walking on an Edge of a River. Soon, he began to cross a narrow bridge over The River. But he slipped and fell into The River. The poor and struggled in vain to get out and cried, “Help! Help! Please anyone help me to get out of This River!”

A Dove sitting on a Tree just beside The River listened to The Ant’s Cry. He felt so sorry for The Ant and decided to help him. The Dove immediately plucked a Blade of Straw and dropped it next to The Ant. The Ant floated safely to The Shore by climbing and using The Straw is a Ship.

The Ant thanked The Dove sincerely by saying, “I will never forget your favour on me for a lifetime!” and consoled him to repay for it certainly. Instead of this, not long afterwards, The Ant saw a hunter with a Gun getting ready to hit on The Dove sleeping on a nearby Tree.

But as he was about to shoot, The Ant stung at his heel, in order to make miss The Aim by The Pain. And after listening to The Gun’s Loud Sound, The Dove safely ran at a secure place in The Deep Woods.

And as The Hunters passed away from there, The Dove quickly came out and thanked to The Ant for saving his life.


This interesting story has a very meaningful moral that is:

Kindness never goes in vain.


The Dove and The Ant is one of The Famous Aesop’s Fable, numbered as 235 in The Perry Index. “The Dove and The Ant” is alternatively titled as, “The Ant and The Dove”. Aesop wrote and published this story.

This story consists of a Dove who saves The Ant and further, The Ant too save The Dove’s Life. Also, earlier versions of this story are available, but each of them describes this lesson.

Every Time is Story Time

By story, we can grow our creativity of mind because every story has a moral. And if we learn more we can learn new and good things. That is why you tell these all Stories to your children and tell them their Morals because, by morals, children can learn new and unique things. You can learn morals by reading it loudly. So, why are you waiting for? Tell The Story of The Dove and The Ant to your child and tell him the Moral of this Story.

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