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M0462 (not in Perry). Source: La Fontaine 5.18 (translated into Latin prose by Fenelon; shortened). This fable is not in Perry’s catalog. La Fontaine may have used Abstemius as his source for the basic idea of this story; see #461. The owl was closely associated with Minerva (Athena), as was the eagle with Jupiter, and the peacock with Juno.