FACTOID # 10: The total number of state executions in 2005 was 60: 19 in Texas and 41 elsewhere. The racial split was 19 Black and 41 White.
 
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Qwika - Fable (467 words)
In its strict sense a fable is a short story or folk tale embodying a moral, which may be expressed explicitly at the end as a maxim.
"Fable" comes from Latin fabula (meaning 'conversation', 'narrative', 'tale') and shares a root with faber, "maker, artificer." Thus, though a fable may be conversational in tone, the understanding from the outset is that it is an invention, a fiction.
A familiar theme in Slavic fables is an encounter between a wily peasant and the Devil.
Fable - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (257 words)
In its strict sense a fable is a short story or folk tale embodying a moral, which may be expressed explicitly at the end as a maxim.
A fable may be set in verse, though it is usually prose.
A familiar theme in Slavic fables is an encounter between a wily peasant and the Devil.
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