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The Turtle and Hare is about 2 friends a tortoise and a rabbit. The tortoise’s name is Tommy and the rabbit’s name is Hector. In this story, the rabbit is proud of its speed, so it races with the tortoise. So let’s see who wins in this story, Tommy or Hector. Let’s read this full story to enjoy your bedtime.
Hare and Tortoise Story
Once upon a time, there were two friends named Tommy the tortoise and Hector the hare. Tommy was known for being slow, while Hector was incredibly fast.
One day, they were assigned chores. Tommy washed the dishes carefully and his mother was pleased with his good work. Hector, on the other hand, rushed through his chores and did a sloppy job. His mother made him do them again.
Even though Tommy and Hector were different, they were good friends and enjoyed doing fun things together. Sometimes they did what Tommy wanted, and other times they did what Hector wanted.
One day, Hector had an exciting idea. He suggested having a race from his house through the woods to the old swimming hole. Everyone was thrilled about the race, and a big crowd gathered to watch. Ritzy Raccoon, a reporter, interviewed Hector and Tommy before the race.
Hector bragged about his speed and expressed his confidence in winning. Tommy, being modest, said he would do his best, even though he was slow. The race began when Ritzy dropped the starting flag.
Hector zoomed ahead like a rocket, leaving a trail of dust behind him. Tommy started slowly and sneezed through the dust but kept going. The crowd cheered for Hector as he showed off his acrobatics, while Tommy steadily made progress.
Although Hector had a big lead, Tommy didn’t give up. He continued at his own slow pace, staying on the path. Ritzy checked on Tommy’s progress and asked if he could catch up to Hector. Tommy stayed focused and determined, saying he would do his best.
As Hector ran, he felt hungry and spotted a garden nearby. Thinking he had plenty of time, he decided to take a detour and eat a red beet. Ritzy warned him that he was off the path, but Hector dismissed it, confident in his speed.
Unbeknownst to Hector, time was passing quickly. Tommy resisted the temptation to stop and kept going. As the sun began to set, the crowd gathered at the swimming hole, waiting eagerly. To their surprise, Tommy approached the finish line, but Hector was missing.
Meanwhile, Hector woke up in Mrs. Maypole’s garden, realizing he had overslept. He hurriedly set off, running as fast as he could. Tommy, aware that Hector might be catching up, pushed himself harder, ignoring the cheering crowd. He strained every muscle, giving it his all.
Hector was closing in rapidly, his speedy steps resembling flight. The finish line was within reach for both racers. In a final burst of effort, Tommy stretched his neck and lunged forward, breaking through the finish tape just in time.
Hector, unable to stop in time, raced past the finish line and fell right into the swimming hole, creating a funny scene. Everyone laughed as a confused frog sat on top of Hector’s head.
Ritzy congratulated Tommy on his surprising victory and asked how he had achieved it. Tommy, being humble, credited his success to his perseverance and remembered his father’s advice: “Slow and steady wins the race.” The crowd applauded Tommy for his determination.
In the end, the race taught everyone that speed isn’t always the most important thing. Tommy’s slow and steady approach paid off, and he won the race through his effort and determination, even against a fast hare like Hector.
Tortoise And The Hare Conclusion
We learn a lot in the hare and tortoise story. Love to have persistence and determination like Tommy. Tommy’s slow pace did not discourage him but he focused on his goal and won the race. This did not discourage us. And teaches constant effort.
Hector lost because of his overconfidence. Due to his overconfidence, he decided to eat a beet and went away from the race to rest. So he lost the race.
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