Aesop's Fables... in Latin!

Fābula 36: Dē Equō et Asellō Onustō (with macrons)

For your reading pleasure, here is a fable with macrons:

Agitābat Coriārius quīdam ūnā Equum et Asinum onustum. Sed in viā fatiscens, Asinus rogābat Equum ut sibi succurreret et velit portiunculam oneris tantī tolerāre. Recūsābat Equus et mox Asinus onerī tōtus succubuit et hālitum clausit suprēmum. Herus accēdens mortuō Asinō sarcinam dētraxit et, pelle superadditā excoriātā, omnia Equō imposuit. Quod cum sēnsisset Equus, ingemuit, inquiens, “Quam misellus ego, quī, cum portiunculam oneris sociī ferre recūsāverim, iam tōtam sarcinam cōgar tolerāre.”

Post comments and questions below; here are some resources to help you:
Commentary: Segmented version of the Latin text for easy reading.
Simplified Fable: Simplified version of the Latin text for pre-reading.
Barlow 100: English translation available here, plus the original Latin moral.
Flashcards: Flashcards, with macrons, at
Audio. If you do not see a play button here, use the Audio Tab (see above).
Digital Book: Digital facsimile of page from Barlow's 1687 publication.
Perry 181: For more Latin and English versions.

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