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M0082 (not in Perry). Source: Jacobs & Doering 45. This fable is not in Perry’s catalog, although it is similar to the story of the treaty between the sheep and the wolves, #300. This anecdote about Demosthenes can be found in Plutarch’s Life of Demosthenes; in denouncing Alexander, Demosthenes referred to him as the Macedonian monolukos, the leader of the Macedonian wolf pack. For another story about Demosthenes, see #240.