Ant and the Grasshopper (Junior and the Senior)


Da Eun (D) 
Lydia (L)
L is on her computer watching youtube videos. D can be seen studying for her finals. L is dancing.
L: Why are you studying so much. Finals is not until next month.
D: I need to study in order to go to college. You should study too. 
L: I’m already accepted. I don’t need to study. You don’t need to study either. 

D goes on working. L is still dancing. 
Final week comes up. Mr. Christenbury calls L
C: L, you need to study for the final exams. If your exam grade is less than a C, you will no graduate. (echos)
L starts to panic. D walks past with her study guides. L begs. 

L: D! Do you have the study guides? Can I borrow them?
D: tsk tsk... Walks away
L falls to her knees.
It is best to prepare for the days of necessity.



In a field one summer's day a Grasshopper was hopping about, chirping and singing to its heart's content. An Ant passed by, bearing along with great toil an ear of corn he was taking to the nest.

"Why not come and chat with me," said the Grasshopper, "instead of toiling and moiling in that way?"

"I am helping to lay up food for the winter," said the Ant, "and recommend you to do the same."

"Why bother about winter?" said the Grasshopper; we have got plenty of food at present." But the Ant went on its way and continued its toil. When the winter came the Grasshopper had no food and found itself dying of hunger, while it saw the ants
distributing every day corn and grain from the stores they had collected in the summer. Then the Grasshopper knew:

It is best to prepare for the days of necessity