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Greedy Dog Story in English Written short: Once upon a time a dog lived in a village. He was very greedy. He is always roaming here and there in search of food. His hunger never waned.
One day he was roaming in search of such food. That greedy dog found a piece of bone lying at one place.
On which some meat was also attached. When the dog saw that piece of bone, he was very happy.
That dog used to eat mostly stale bread. But today he got a piece of bone after a long time. He thought of taking that piece of bone to a secluded place and eating it.
He reached the bank of the river while looking for a secluded place. When he reached the bank of the river and looked into the river, he saw his own shadow.
That dog thought that some other dog in the river was carrying a piece of bone in his mouth. The greedy dog thought to himself that today is a very good day.
If I take even a piece of bone from this dog, then I will have two pieces of bone. That I will eat with great pleasure. He also pounced on the other dog to snatch a piece of its mouth from him. As soon as he blew, a piece of bone in his mouth also fell into the water.
After this he thought of saving his bone fragment in the water but by then it was too late and the bone piece had flown into the river. Now the dog understood that the other dog he had seen in the water was his own shadow. After this the greedy dog returned to the village disappointed and hungry.
Moral of the Story:
This story teaches us that we should not be greedy. Greed always has bad consequences. In the story, the dog lost a piece of bone because of his greed and had to starve.