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Train wreck at Montparnasse (October 22, 1895) by Studio Lévy and Sons.
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In its original sense "fable" denotes a brief, succinct story that is meant to impart a moral lesson.

A fable is a brief, succinct story, in prose or verse, that features animals, plants, inanimate objects, or forces of nature which are anthropomorphized (given human qualities), and that illustrates a moral lesson (a "moral"), which may at the end be expressed explicitly in a pithy maxim.



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