Moonlight Stories from West Africa: The Tortoise as Teacher

The Tortoise is a prominent character in Yoruba folk tales. The Tortoise is almost always portrayed as a trickster, a phony, or a dubious personality. Mr. Oni tells these Tortoise stories so that the youngsters can learn true character and good habits.

via Moonlight Stories from West Africa.

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