The King and His Stories
Once there was a king
. He likes to write stories
, but his stories were not good. As people were afraid
of him, they all said his stories were good.
One day the king showed
his stories to a famous writer
. He waited
the writer to praise
these stories. But the writer said his stories were so bad that he should throw them into fire. The king got very angry
with him and sent
him to prison
After some time, the king set him free. Again he showed
him some of his new stories and asked what he thought of them.
1.be afraid of：害怕