What short stories are examples of allegories?

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Short stories that are examples of allegories are 'The Three Little Pigs', and any of Aesop's Fables. One in particular 'The Tortoise and The Hare'. The lesson learned in this story is that slow and steady wins the race. An allegory has characters; mostly animals which represent human characteristics or traits and, there is always a moral or lesson learned at the end. Another example of a short allegorical story is 'Little Red Riding Hood'.
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