岡山県立高梁高等学校

The Tale of Peter Rabbit

 構内の北側にセミナーハウスがあり、野猿(のざる)の姿を間近に見られるということです。もしもビアトリクス・ポターが野生の猿に遭遇したら、何かしらおもしろいお話が生まれるのでしょうか。ピーターラビットのお話は、このように始まります。   Once upon a time there were four little Rabbits, and their names were – Flopsy, Mopsy, Cotton-tail, and Peter.  They lived with their Mother in a sand-bank, underneath the root of a very big fir-tree. お猿のお話は、Once upon a time there were four little Monkies, and they had no names.  They lived with their Mother in the trees, and sometimes climbed down to play with children in the village. とでもなるのでしょうか。