Androcles and the Lion

Androcles, an escaped slave, finds an injured lion in the woods. What happens after he removes a thorn from the lion's paw?

Story by Aesop, 620-580 BCE. This version is from Joseph Jacobs, "European Folk and Fairy Tales," 1916. 
It can be found at Stories to Grow By.
Image by pamstenzel from Pixabay 

NOTE: This episode was originally published with an error in audio mastering. This is an updated version.

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