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Quotation by Jean De La Fontaine
Such gluttony second to none
Almost ended fatally
When a bone choked a wolf as he gulped what he ate;
Jean De La Fontaine (1621–1695), French poet. The Wolf and the Stork. . .
Oxford Book of Verse in English Translation, The. Charles Tomlinson, ed. (1980) Oxford University Press.
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