THE TALE OF THREE FISHES
”THE TALE OF THREE FISHES” is the summary of three fishes and fishermen. All the three fishes are different from each other in the terms of their behaviour.
In the summary of ”The tale of three fishes” it has been shown that how all of them deal with an already known problem. All the three fishes get to know about a coming affliction. Nonetheless, not all of them subsequently stand in the safe zone.
One of them loses her life, The other one gets to learn a lesson, Whereas the last one already knew the consequences. Thereby she easily manages to save her life.
A TALE OF THREE FISH
There was a pond near a river, separated by a hidden boundary of plants greenery. Three fishes lived in the pond. All of them were very good friends.
They used to live together and share their experiences. They were very close to each other due to being together since they were tiny.
Although they were different from each other in the terms of their behaviours.
Rima was very wise and she would take all her decisions very wisely. Sima on the other hand was very clever. And consequently, she would learn fast from her mistakes. Whereas the last one was extremely foolish and would believe more in fate than deeds.
One day fishermen came to catch fishes in the river. But the fishermen did not get even a single fish in the river. Because all the fishes had already moved to the nearby pond way before.
The fisherman then sees a bunch of river birds having fished in their mouth. He speculates that there must be a place from where these river birds have got the fishes.
Thereby they start searching for it. After a while, they find a pond hidden beside the river. They actually could not notice it due to being covered with the abundance of green plants.
Thereafter the fishermen notice lots of fish swimming in the pond. But by the time they decide to catch the fishes, They realize that the day had ended. And it was getting dark very fast.
The fisherman tells his friend that they would definitely catch the fishes the next day. Whereas the fishes were patiently listening to the fishermen.
All the fishes get alert as the fishermen leave the pond. They better knew that it was the only chance, They could save their lives. Whereas these three friends were also discussing their planning.
The wise fish immediately decided to leave the pond and move to the river. She also suggests her friends move with her, but they refuse to come with her.
The clever one replies to the wise that if something happens then she would find a way to save her life. The foolish one disagreeing with both saying that if it’s already written in our fate, then no matter what we do, we will die.
Thereafter the wise leave the pond and moves to the river. The very next day the fishermen came to catch the fishes. All the fishes staying in the pond baffled.
They now could not think of a way to save their lives. The clever one tells her friend to come with her to hide in the body of a dead animal.
The foolish fish again replies to the clever one about her barren philosophy of fate and does not go. Clever one readily hides into the body of the dead animal.
The dead body was smelling very malodorous and the fish into it was repenting about her decision not to leave the pond with her friend.
The fisherman first catches the same dead animal, the clever one was hidden into. But when he finds the rotten body, he throws it back to the pond again.
Thereafter he again throws the net in an order to catch fishes and this time the foolish fish gets into the trap. The fisherman had enough fishes now and he then leaves for his house back.
THE MORAL OF THE STORY
The moral of the story of The tale of three fishes is that never underestimate the problem and rather than believing in fate, depend on your own deeds.
Also do go through these wonderful moral stories-
(1) The grasshopper and the ants (3) Tortoise and the hare
(2) Story of lion and the mouse (4) The elephant and the dog