The Crow and the Pitcher
thirsty crow found a pitcher with some water in it, but so little was there
that, try as she might, she could not reach it with her beak, and it seemed as
though_she would die of thirst within sight of the remedy.
last she hit upon a clever plan. She began dropping pebbles into the pitcher,
and with each pebble the water rose a little higher until at last it reach the
brim and the knowing bird was enabled to quench her thirst.
is the mother of invention.