HERE’S A SHORT TALE A Scorpion and a Frog meet on the bank of a stream and the Scorpion asks the Frog to carry him across on its back. The Frog asks, “How do I know you won’t sting me?” The Scorpion says, “Because if I do, I will die too. And you know I can’t swim, right? So, there’s no way I can sting you.” The ...