VIEW THE MOBILE VERSION of www.freejokes.ca Informational Site Network Informational
Privacy
  Home Stories Jokes Joke Topics Jokes Riddles Anecdotes Irish Humour Jests Canadian Humour Puns Animal Anecdotes Free Jokes Humour Scenes


Most Viewed

Noble Perseverance
Cunning As A Fox
Foraging
The Bear Cubs
The Dinner Bell
A Charitable Canary
The Cat And Crows
Remorse
The Newfoundland Dog
The Pig Pointer


Least Viewed

Are Beasts Mere Machines?
Immovable Fidelity
Pugnacity
A Comedy Of Quadrupeds
Retribution
Snake Destroyers
The Bear And Child
The Shepherd's Dog
Drawing Water
The Rights Of Hospitality


Random Animal Anecdotes

A Faithful Companion
A Generous Revenge
Fox Chasing
Porus Saved By His Elephant
The Lion And His Keeper
The Rights Of Hospitality
Mimic
Division Of Labour
Assisting The Aged
Remorse




The Death Of Antiochus Revenged

AnimalAnecdotes Home






When Antiochus was slain in battle by Centaretrius the Galatian, the
victor exultingly leaped on the back of the fallen king's horse; but he
had no sooner done so, than the animal, as if sensible that it was
bestrode by the slayer of his master, instantly exhibited signs of the
greatest fury, and bounding forwards to the top of a lofty rock, with a
speed which defied every attempt of Centaretrius to disengage himself,
leaped with him over the precipice, at the foot of which both were found
dashed to pieces.





Next: Mice As Navigators

Previous: The Dolphin



Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK


Viewed 1804