The Boy Who Cried Wolf Felt Board Play
When a wolf actually does appear, the villagers do not believe the boy’s cries for help, and the flock is destroyed. The moral of the story is that untruths will not be rewarded; even if they tell the truth, no one believes them.
The Spider and the Fly is a poem by Mary Howitt
The first line of the poem is “‘Will you walk into my parlour?’ said the Spider to the Fly.” The story tells of a cunning Spider who ensnares a naive Fly through the use of seduction and flattery. The poem is a cautionary tale against those who use flattery and charm to disguise their true intentions.