Master Reinecke slipped quickly into the Cock, who bravely went on his way.
Later, he met Reinecke, the Fox, and told him the whole story.
At last Reinecke took refuge in a hole, while the Dog hid himself at the entrance, keeping up a sharp lookout.
Sing away, for all I care,” answered Reinecke; “only make it short.
As soon as Reinecke had given these orders the beasts all betook themselves to the forest in order to summon their troops.
Shortly after he met Reinecke, and said to him, “Whither away, Master?”
“Dragons are different from Reinecke and Petz and Isegrim,” observed the little boy.
Reinecke was soon at work, and by daybreak every goose was strangled.
It was called Reinecke Fuchs, and as far as I could understand made a jest of everything.
He commends Reinecke's efforts in this direction because they are free from pepper and sauce à la Liszt.