The Bullfrog and the Crab
“My home is also near here.”
“Then we are neighbours: there is no reason why we should be enemies.”
“Who knows what you are at?” answered the Raja: “for you are pretending that you cannot see aright, but it is quite true that we are neighbours.” “You are right,” said the other, “I admit that I did wrong, and I bow down before you.” So they saluted each other and the Tiger said “Let’s have a song to show what good friends we are: and he sang (to the rice planting tune):
“The Frog King and the Frog Queen
Sat at their front door.
The Frog King’s marriage is going on:
Look, my master!
The Frog King and the Frog Queen!
The Frog King’s marriage is going on.”