The Sapient Pig

The musings of Toby, the original Sapient or Learned Pig
The farm’s philosophy, our eyes assure us,Is simpler than in Aristotle’s day:The youngest pigling follows Epicurus,And Bacon’s Essays take the primrose way.
from The Square Book of Animals, by William Nicholson, by way of Project Gutenberg.

The farm’s philosophy, our eyes assure us,
Is simpler than in Aristotle’s day:
The youngest pigling follows Epicurus,
And Bacon’s Essays take the primrose way.

from The Square Book of Animals, by William Nicholson, by way of Project Gutenberg.